SOCIAL CONTROL

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1. The power of organisations, institutions and the laws of society to influence and regulate behaviour. 2. The impact of education, religion, media and other social forces on a person or a groups' behaviour.

SOCIAL CONTROL: "Social control is exerted by laws, organisations and other groups."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SOCIAL CONTROL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-control/ (accessed June 25, 2022).

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