Societal Structure

Societal Structure

Author: Carissa Wyant

This lesson will provide information on how religion has influence on societal structure.

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Terms to Know
Caste System

A social system in which one's place in society is determined by one's birth, often via the social status of one's parents.


The practice of militarily powerful nations' taking military and political control of another nation, state, territory, or unsettled land.


The state of being equal; the treatment of all persons in the same way under the law.