(noun) A universal human problem that exists in all societies or cultures.
Example: Attaining food, clothing, and shelter.
Audio Pronunciation: (ul·ti·mate prob·lem)
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- Plural: ultimate problems
How to Cite the Definition of Ultimate Problem
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “ultimate problem.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved December 19, 2018 (http://sociologydictionary.org/ultimate-problem/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
ultimate problem. (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from http://sociologydictionary.org/ultimate-problem/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “ultimate problem.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed December 19, 2018. http://sociologydictionary.org/ultimate-problem/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“ultimate problem.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 19 Dec. 2018. <http://sociologydictionary.org/ultimate-problem/>.