SOCIAL ORDER By N., Sam M.S. - 119 1. The institutions, structures and organising principles that are used to maintain society. See social organisation. 2. A stable and peaceful society. SOCIAL ORDER: "The social order is used to maintain a stable and peaceful society." Related Psychology Terms ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development FROMM, ERICH (1900—) SOCIAL PSYCHIATRY NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH (NIMII) SOCIAL CLASS (Social Stratification) KIRKBRIDE, THOMAS (1809-83) SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) LEGAL PSYCHOLOGY (Forensic Psychology) Hitler and Conformity Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SOCIAL ORDER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-order/ (accessed July 3, 2022).