strategy

Integrating society through structural norms

Synonyms:
Normative social integration
Applying normative pressure
Description:
Integration achieved when the common values in the cultural system are institutionalized in structural elements of the social system. This may occur at three levels: to categories of persons, to collectivities, or to structured roles within collectivities. At each level sanctions exist, as well as the specifications of correct conduct.
Claim:
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Counter Claim:
The evidence is thin that normative pressures work for necessities; Much better are financial incentives or legal sanctions.
Subjects:
Mechanics
Application
Society
Construction
Quality unification
Standards
Type Classification:
C: Cross-sectoral strategies