What is the concise definition of a civilised society

Jump to Last Post 1-5 of 5 discussions (5 posts)
  1. profile image55
    Rmcdonald17@comcaposted 8 years ago

    What is the concise definition of a civilised society

    does the united states of america meet this definition

  2. profile image55
    Rmcdonald17@comcaposted 8 years ago

    My answer would be no.due to americas predatory and inherantly venal medical industial  complex whitch,thrives upon, and indeed profits, from the misery of its victims whom unfortunatly are the docile meek and ignorant citizens who make up this nation.they have bought into the notion, not sold since the dark ages and later still dikinsian england of human value as chattel to be sold and dispatched as commoditys

  3. Hi-Jinks profile image61
    Hi-Jinksposted 8 years ago

    That question has not been answered for the last 10,000 years. Call me at the end of the next 10,000 years, I might have an idea.

  4. Rayalternately profile image60
    Rayalternatelyposted 8 years ago

    A civilised society might be one where it's people looked after each other, like a family but on a larger scale. Many countries claim this but few, if any fully deliver by this definition.

    Eschewing all the politics and rhetoric for a moment, the United States of America, along with many other western countries, fail at some level by that definition. The important point for me is whether aspirationally you're picking the right goals.

    I think that's where the politics start so as I'm not American, I'll bow out here.

  5. someonewhoknows profile image73
    someonewhoknowsposted 8 years ago

    The Unitedstates Constitution is a very good example of what a civilized society should follow,which naturally includes the bill of rights by extention.As has been said by one of our founding fathers.The Constitution is only as good as the moral character of those who faithfully use their rightousness in keeping the laws written through it's use within the spirit of the constitution and not to stray from it's true intent.It is only useful to those individuals of the highest moral character and no other.
    That was hard to find even back then ,when the Constitution was written ,much less now.Sadly The unitedstates and it's people have not lived up to it's constitution.We only give lip service to it.In fact our constitution has become as George W. Bush said;"It' only a  "blankety blankt "piece of paper" That would be like the pope saying that the bible was only a piece of paper. But ,then the pope says that vatican city is the nation of God on earth and that he is God's representitive .Who are we to question that? After all Jesus knew that Peter would betray him three times before his crusifiction and he still had faith that Peter would not deny him in the end ,before his own death. As for the religion that the Roman government eventually took control of and tried to make it a part of it's Government ,but failed ,it's the scarlet whore that is written about in revelations that protitutes herself to the nations of the world as being that which it is not.After all,it was the church that tried to keep the average whorshiper from reading it for themselves,when it was possible because of the printing press.Then it was rewritten a few times to keep certain passages out that they could not interpet or did not wish to be interperted for their own reasons.

    I'm not saying that there are no individuals in government or religion that are faithfful to their respective documents,but how many are there,and what can a small group do? We shall see!After all our founding fathers were a small group,from a much larger one.

 
working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)