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Society

A group of persons who, by accident or design, are related to each other in some way and therefore have to deal with each other. Examples of societies include everyone who attends the same church, lives in the same country, or belongs to the same club. According to most political and economic theories, persons in a society have the responsibility to care for other members of that society, though exactly how to do so remains a matter of contention. While some theories emphasize the role of society, more individualistic theories tend to minimize its role.
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Concerning the means of procuring unity; men must beware, that in the procuring, or reuniting, of religious unity, they do not dissolve and deface the laws of charity, and of human society.
For human society I was obliged to conjure up the former occupants of these woods.
Under every species of discouragement, they undertook the voyage; they performed it in spite of numerous and almost insuperable obstacles; they arrived upon a wilderness bound with frost and hoary with snow, without the boundaries of their charter, outcasts from all human society, and coasted five weeks together, in the dead of winter, on this tempestuous shore, exposed at once to the fury of the elements, to the arrows of the native savage, and to the impending horrors of famine.
She scored that sheet very effectively, and, choosing a fresh one, began at a great rate with a generalization upon the structure of human society, which was a good deal bolder than her custom.
At the very beginning of human society, long before the commencement of history, the primitive groups of savages who then constituted mankind were instinctively led to express their emotions together, communally, in rhythmical fashion.
The family will always be the basis of human society.
Marriage can only be between a man and a woman, whose main great purpose is procreation of children and the building up of a loving family, the basic unit of human society, which is also the domestic church," said Bastes in an interview.
There are conflict of ideas and interests by which human society cannot achieve the peace that it longs to have.
Director General PNCA Syed Jamal Shah told reporter that the history of theater was connected with the history of human society and it also led to revolutions in shaping the society.
It is a wound in human society that mysteriously remains open.
The explanation appears to be that Tories see human society only in terms of money, and are quite unable to grasp that others believe that principles are a necessary part of human life.
UNESCO World Heritage Sites are truly 'the best of the best' of our natural and cultural heritage, the world's most iconic places that all of human society should strive to protect," affirms Conservation International Executive Vice Chair Dr.