SOCIAL EVOLUTION

the gradual change in a society that is seen over a period of time. in contrast with sudden and dramatic changes caused by political upheavals. See cultural drift; social change.

SOCIAL EVOLUTION: "In social evolution a society slowly changes over a period of time."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOCIAL EVOLUTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-evolution/ (accessed September 19, 2021).
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