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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to sociogenesis.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to the forces and conditions which create and mold society.


sociogenesis +‎ -ic (Wiktionary)


  • The sub-title of The Civilizing Process underlines the point that the sociogenetic and psychogenetic dimensions of human existence interact to shape long-term developments - or conversely, that the latter are always reflected in changes in social and political organization and also in the basic emotional lives of those that are caught up in them.

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