the larger society

10:01 Dec 21, 2009
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English to French translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Anthropology
English term or phrase: the larger society
sociétés humaines

Summary of answers provided
4 +2la société dans son ensemble
Christian Pierre Kasper
3la société en général
Irène Guinez
2la société au sens large
Stéphanie Soudais

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la société au sens large

Simple suggestion. Il faudrait plus de contexte.

Stéphanie Soudais
Local time: 14:12
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 8
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31 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
la société dans son ensemble

cette expression sert, le plus souvent, à désigner "la société" dans son sens le plus général (et forcément un peu vague)

Christian Pierre Kasper
Local time: 09:12
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: French

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agree  John Detre
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agree  Geneviève Tardif (X)
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la société en général

Il faudrait plus de contexte,le terme est trop vague.

Irène Guinez
Local time: 14:12
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
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