Society FAQs:

Q: Is society a group of people involved in persistent social interaction?

A: Yes, or a large social group sharing the same geographical or social territory, typically subject to the same political authority and dominant cultural expectations.

Q: Are societies characterized by patterns of relationships between individuals who share a distinctive culture and institutions?

A: Yes, a given society may be described as the sum total of such relationships among its constituent of members.

Q: Are societies social groups that differ according to subsistence strategies?

A: Yes, and the ways that humans use technology to provide needs for themselves.

Q: Are societies societies dominated by information?

A: Yes, and services, and high technology more than the production of goods.

Q: Are societies now seeing a shift toward an increase in service sectors over manufacturing and production?

A: Yes.

Q: Was society created by humans but this creation turns back and creates or molds humans every day?

A: Yes.

Q: Is society a body of individuals outlined by the bounds of functional interdependence?

A: Yes, and possibly comprising characteristics such as national or cultural identity, social solidarity, language, or hierarchical structure.

Q: Are societies more likely to survive than one in closer proximity to others that may encroach on their resources?

A: Yes.

Q: Are societies the daily collection of wild plants and the hunting of wild animals?

A: Yes.