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THE INSTITUTIONAL CONCEPT
What is an institution? The sociological concept is different from the common usage. An institution is not a building it is not a group of people it is not an organization. An institution is a system of norms achieve some goal or activity that people feel is important, or, more formally, an organized cluster of folkways and mores centered around a major human activity. Institutions are structured processes through which people carry on their activities

Posted on September 3, 2014 in Social and Institutions

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