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Definition 1: control exerted (actively or passively) by group action - [noun denoting act]

(social control is a kind of ...) action taken by a group of people

(... is a kind of social control ) changing something from private to state ownership or control

(... is a kind of social control ) changing something from state to private ownership or control

(... is a kind of social control ) the act of causing tribal people to abandon their customs and adopt urban ways of living

(... is a kind of social control ) unfair treatment of a person or group on the basis of prejudice

(... is a kind of social control ) (politics) granting favors or giving contracts or making appointments to office in return for political support

(... is a kind of social control ) act of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency:

"mobilization of the troops"

(... is a kind of social control ) act of changing from a war basis to a peace basis including disbanding or discharging troops

"demobilization of factories" "immediate demobilization of the reserves"

(... is a kind of social control ) the imposition of standards or regulations

"a committee was appointed to recommend terminological standardization"

(... is a kind of social control ) the act of punishing

(... is a kind of social control ) the act of appeasing (as by acceding to the demands of)

(... is a kind of social control ) act of depriving someone of food or money or rights

"nutritional privation" "deprivation of civil rights"

(... is a kind of social control ) the act of managing something

"he was given overall management of the program" "is the direction of the economy a function of government?"

(... is a kind of social control ) social control achieved as a manifestation of self-will or general consent

(... is a kind of social control ) a mechanism of social control for enforcing a society's standards

(... is a kind of social control ) control over the growth of population; a government program

(... is a kind of social control ) the act of governing; exercising authority

"regulations for the governing of state prisons" "he had considerable experience of government"

(... is a kind of social control ) the act of enforcing; ensuring observance of or obedience to

(... is a kind of social control ) social control by dominating

(... is a kind of social control ) the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding culture

"the socialization of children to the norms of their culture"

(... is a kind of social control ) the social force that binds you to the courses of action demanded by that force

"we must instill a sense of duty in our children" "every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity, an obligation; every possession, a duty"

(... is a kind of social control ) the control of a country by military forces of a foreign power

(... is a kind of social control ) the social control of offenders through a system of imprisonment and rehabilitation and probation and parole

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