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Social Control, Formal

"Social Control, Formal" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Control which is exerted by the more stable organizations of society, such as established institutions and the law. They are ordinarily embodied in definite codes, usually written.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Social Control, Formal" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Social Control, Formal" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 66 publications over 27 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2014
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