sociologism

[ soh-see-ol-uh-jiz-uhm, soh-shee- ]
/ ˌsoʊ siˈɒl əˌdʒɪz əm, ˌsoʊ ʃi- /

noun

an explanation, expression, concept, etc., characteristic of sociology, especially when lacking reference to other disciplines concerned with human development.

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Origin of sociologism

First recorded in 1940–45; sociolog(y) + -ism
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