educational sociology


noun

the application of sociological principles and methods to the solution of problems in an educational system.

Nearby words

  1. education,
  2. educational,
  3. educational park,
  4. educational psychology,
  5. educational quotient,
  6. educational television,
  7. educational welfare officer,
  8. educationalist,
  9. educationese,
  10. educationist

Origin of educational sociology

First recorded in 1915–20

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