social studies

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social science that studies the origins and social relationships of human beings anthropology
branch of psychology that studies the social and mental development of children child psychology , developmental psychology , genetic psychology
English social anthropologist noted for studies of primitive religion and magic (1854-1941) Frazer , James George Frazer , Sir James George Frazer
branch of social psychology that studies the dynamics of interaction in social groups group dynamics
branch of art history that studies visual images and their symbolic meaning (especially in social or political terms) iconology
biologist who studies the biological determinants of social behavior sociobiologist
branch of biology that conducts comparative studies of the social organization of animals (including human beings) with regard to its evolutionary history sociobiology
linguist who studies the social and cultural factors that influence linguistic communication sociolinguist
social scientist who studies the institutions and development of human society sociologist
branch of science that studies death (especially its social and psychological aspects) thanatology
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