STATUS DIFFERENTIATION

Status differentiation is the gradual rise to positions of greater authority by some people within a group, accompanied by decreases in the authority exercised by other members.

STATUS DIFFERENTIATION: "Status differentiation looks at the authority in groups."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "STATUS DIFFERENTIATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/status-differentiation/ (accessed November 18, 2019).
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