the application of the findings of social science to the solution of actual social problems.
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- social drinker,
- social dumping,
- social dynamics,
- social economics,
- social education centre,
- social environment,
- social evil,
- social evolution,
- social exclusion,
- social fund
Origin of social engineering
First recorded in 1895–1900
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the manipulation of the social position and function of individuals in order to manage change in a society
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