Society and State Is it possible that we are all "social animals" but not necessarily political ones? Where is the evidence for non-political societies? Or is this an idealistic fantasy? Some philosophers believe that distinctions made between societies and States only lead to confusion. Societies can only exist if they are political. Power - and who has it - are features of human life that never go away.
THE ''STATE" JS DEFINED AS AN AREA OF TERRITOR Y
WITH AN ORGANIZED LEGAL SYSTEM AND A GOVERNMENT THAT HAS A
''LEGffiMATE" MONOPOLY OF FORCE
OVER ITS cmZENS.