Disobedience of social rules and social norms is followed by punishment.

Disobedience of social rules and social norms is followed by punishment either in the form of ridicule or social disapproval and even ostracism. There are no positive penalties which are attaching to social rules it is the criterion of the law of the state. The disobedience of rules is in the results of punishments and these sanctions are different in different countries. For example in some countries drinking is not illegal activity but in Muslim countries it is considered an offence behavior. We can say that the obedience of law is the symptom of civilized nations.