To join a secret society, decide which one you want to join, fulfill the eligibility requirements and follow the instructions to be inducted. Eligibility varies from secret society to secret society, as do induction and ... More »

The Knights of Columbus have four initiation ceremonies into four successive Degrees, the contents of which are the only aspects of the activities of the Order that are kept secret from the general public. The Degrees ar... More »

The Neothink Society, also known as Neotech and Integrated Management Associates, is a publishing company based in Henderson, Nevada, that uses mass mailings of letters and pamphlets as promotional devices to sell books.... More »

Co-culture refers to a group of people that are not part of the dominant structure of society, nor do they contribute to this structure. This often includes minorities or ethnic groups. More »

Informal norms are societal rules that are unspoken and unwritten, but are generally understood by all members of a society. While failing to adhere to an informal norm does not result in punishment or imprisonment, as o... More »

While it has been illegal in India to discriminate against others based on caste since the 1950s, the system continues to affect society in terms of economic inequality, genetic disease and even the election of politicia... More »

Puritan men had dominant roles in society and often took the lead in parenting and religious matters. They were considered to be heads of the household and held authority over their wives. However, Puritan society allowe... More »