Definition of Code of behavior
1. Noun. A set of conventional principles and expectations that are considered binding on any person who is a member of a particular group.
Generic synonyms: Convention, Formula, Normal, Pattern, Rule
Specialized synonyms: Courtly Love, Knight Errantry, Protocol
Lexicographical Neighbors of Code Of Behavior
Literary usage of Code of behavior
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Edward Cornelius Towne (1898)
"... the Miller social standards and the Draconian code of behavior of the older European communities. come both the motive and the plot of the story, ..."
2. Beyond Computing and Connectivity: Proceedings of the 4th Annual edited by Thomas Egan (1993)
"Proper code of behavior is also discussed in introductory seminars on using the information system. New staff members are given an overview of the network ..."
3. Problems in Dynamic Psychology: A Critique of Psychoanalysis and Suggested by John Thompson MacCurdy (1922)
""Thus man's 'morality'—the code of behavior that represents psychologically the zealously courted standard of conduct he designates as 'normality'—is, ..."
4. Annual Report by Ohio State Board of Agriculture (1906)
"... the father of our country who deemed pleasing manners of so great value that he drew up a code of behavior to regulate his actions In the home and ..."