In relation to the society, alienation can be explained as the estrangement of an individual from its society and community or even the world. Some negative experiences also give rise to alienation from anyone. So it is mostly an emotional isolation. In terms of Sociology, alienation refers to a non-native, foreigner. People who immigrate are the ones who feel alienated because of lack of comfort in the new place, like social, cultural, economic differences. According to the property law, it could mean legally passing on the title of ownership to some other party. Or simply the case of inheritance.
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