Essay outline
Subject: Modern vs Traditional Societies

Introduction:
Talk about society is changing, define what traditional and modern society means
Thesis statement:
The most important differences between traditional and modern societies are the social hierarchy, mass consumption, and family structure.

Body paragraph 1:
examine characteristics of traditional society
Honor and prestige
Believes in superstitions, magic

Body paragraph 2:
Examine characteristics of modern society
Freedom and individuality
Ambition /Competition

Body paragraph 3:
Modern society and self indulgence
Religion important in traditional society
Debt is a sin in traditional society

Body paragraph 3:
Mass consumption
Installments type of credit

Body paragraph 4:
Family structure of traditional society
Roles of the honorable men and woman

Body Paragraph 5:
Marriages in traditional society were arranged, modern recognize romantic love
Modern families are smaller and more freedom of the family members
Government provides social services

Conclusion:
Restating thesis
Sympathetic towards modern society
More freedom and creativity
Technology advanced