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Social institutions are the main building blocks of the society. In this context, explain the features of the Social Institutions.

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Social institutions are the building blocks of the society. 

The features of the social institutions are as follows : 

• Social institutions are the means to control social behavior of the individuals. 

• Social institutions are dependent upon the activities of the people. 

• Social institutions are more stable than other means of social control. 

• Social institutions are a collection of social values, norms, rules and regulations. 

• Social institutions are a source of completion of specific needs and objectives.

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