stratified society

(noun) A society partly organized around formal social stratification such as caste or class that limits access to resources and prestige to some individuals.

Example: Typically, agrarian and industrialized societies.

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ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “stratified society.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved December 12, 2018 (https://sociologydictionary.org/stratified-society/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

stratified society. (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/stratified-society/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “stratified society.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed December 12, 2018. https://sociologydictionary.org/stratified-society/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“stratified society.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 12 Dec. 2018. <https://sociologydictionary.org/stratified-society/>.