Social customs -- See Manners and customs Here are entered general works on folkways, customs, ceremonies, festivals, popular traditions, etc., treated collectively. --subdivision Social life and customs under names of countries, cities, etc., and under classes of persons and ethnic groups
Social democracy -- See Socialism Here are entered works on a variety of social and political doctrines or movements which advocate collective ownership of the means of production, a more equitable distribution of wealth, and democratic processes for achieving these ends, and which, in Marxist theory, represent the transitional stage between capitalism and communism.
Social development planning -- See Social planning Here are entered works on systematic procedures for achieving social goals and managing available resources to attain social change. Works on the perspectives, activities, and principles that guide how a society regulates the relationships among individuals, groups, communities, and institutions and the distribution of resources are entered under Social policy.