psychosociology

[ sahy-koh-soh-see-ol-uh-jee, -soh-shee- ]
/ ˌsaɪ koʊˌsoʊ siˈɒl ə dʒi, -ˌsoʊ ʃi- /

noun

the study of subjects, issues, and problems common to psychology and sociology.

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Origin of psychosociology

First recorded in 1905–10; psycho- + sociology

OTHER WORDS FROM psychosociology

psy·cho·so·ci·o·log·i·cal [sahy-koh-soh-see-uh-loj-i-kuhl, -soh-shee-], /ˌsaɪ koʊˌsoʊ si əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl, -ˌsoʊ ʃi-/, adjectivepsy·cho·so·ci·ol·o·gist, noun
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