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macrosociology

[mak-roh-soh-see-ol-uh-jee, -soh-shee-] /ˌmæk roʊˌsoʊ siˈɒl ə dʒi, -ˌsoʊ ʃi-/
noun
1.
the sociological study of large-scale social systems and long-term patterns and processes.
Compare microsociology.
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British Dictionary definitions for macro sociology

macrosociology

/ˌmækrəʊˌsəʊsɪˈɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of sociology concerned with the study of human societies on a wide scale
Derived Forms
macrosociological, adjective
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