What does it mean for a person to be civilized?
Similarly one may ask, what does a civilized society mean?
A civilized society or country has a well developed system of government, culture, and way of life and that treats the people who live there fairly: A fair justice system is a fundamental part of a civilized society. The terrorist attack on the UN building has shocked the civilized world.
Likewise, why is being civilized important? If you mean “having a shared and long-term sense of closeness in language, beliefs, and cultural artifacts such as art, literature, music, and religion, over a large population,” then a civilization is important because it defines the parameters of the shared way of life in the areas it spans, and is the channel for
Similarly, what are some of the signs of a civilized people?
8 Things Civilized People Do, By Anton Chekhov
- They respect the individual and are therefore always indulgent, gentle, polite and compliant.
- Their compassion extends beyond beggars and cats.
- They respect the property of others and therefore pay their debts.
- They are candid and fear lies like the plague.
- They do not belittle themselves merely to arouse sympathy.
What do you need to be civilized?
Review •The Five Key Elements of Civilization are: Centralized Government, Organized Religion, Job Specialization and Social Classes, Arts, Architecture, and Infrastructure, and Writing. In at least 5 sentences answer the following question.