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Global history

Foundations of global history

Hierarchy System in which people or groups are ranked one above the other according to status or authority
Social class A division of a society based on social and economic status
Social Relating to society or its organization and rules of behavior
Sociologist A person who studies the organizations, institutions, and development of societies
Political scientist A social scientist who analyzes governments and political behavior
Economist A social scientist who studies the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services
Anthropologist A scientist who studies the origins, physical and cultural development, biological characteristics, and social customs and beliefs of humankind
Culture An individual's or group's unique way of life
Cultural diffusion Blending or mixing cultures
Belief systems A set of mutually supportive beliefs
Law code The system of rules that a particular country or community follows
Economic Relating to an economy, how a political state chooses to buy, sell, and distribute goods and services
Political Relating to the government or the public affairs of a country or political state
Government The government body of a nation, state, or community.
Created by: April.scott



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