Societal complexity: an empirical test of a typology of societies

American Journal of Sociology Vol/Iss. 62 Published In Pages: 461-466
By Freeman, Linton C., Winch, Robert F.


This study investigates the concept of societal complexity, using empirical analysis to test whether its components (written language, government, etc.) vary systematically. Results suggest that societal complexity is a valid composite measure.

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