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social dynamics

noun, Sociology
1.
the study of social processes, especially social change.
Compare social statics.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45
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Examples from the web for social dynamics
  • The social dynamics of play require that players agree to play and not to eat one another or fight or try to mate.
  • The social dynamics of a caucus make it different from a primary.
  • In addition to different herd social dynamics, several morphological features distinguish wood bison from plains bison.
  • The social dynamics range from high education to rampant mafias to rising nationalism to a religious vacuum.
  • However the proposed mechanism of this effect was explained by changes in gene expression and not social dynamics.
  • But when it comes to these social dynamics out-side your field, you're over your head.
  • The region's social dynamics colluded to spread the disease and help block effective intervention.
  • At this level, you have got to create a functioning ecosystem and social dynamics.

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