Origin of sociology
Examples from the Web for sociology
One of the lefties she met was a sociology instructor named Philip Rieff, whom she married after a 10-day courtship.
My theory is that it has to do with history, sociology, and psychology.The Ghastly ‘Maleficent’ and Why It’s Time For Hollywood to Kill the Dark Reboot|Andrew Romano|May 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her father was a sociology and education professor at UCLA; her mother was “a homemaker with creative tendencies.”Kim Gordon: Going Solo After Sonic Youth, and Why She Identifies With ‘Girls’|Andrew Romano|April 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Skidmore University is offering a new sociology course called, “The Sociology of Miley Cyrus: Race, Class, Gender, and Media.”
“Lady Gaga and the Sociology of Fame” is a course at the University of South Carolina.
On this point sociology—especially the sociology of sex—must frankly admit its mistakes and break with much of its cherished past.Taboo and Genetics|Melvin Moses Knight, Iva Lowther Peters, and Phyllis Mary Blanchard
Seor M—— was a very entertaining man, had traveled all over the world, and appeared to have a good knowledge of sociology.Journeys and Experiences in Argentina, Paraguay, and Chile|Henry Stephens
Would you favor turning over the government to control of experts as soon as sociology became a positive science?Introduction to the Science of Sociology|Robert E. Park
If he had little psychology he had not even a conception of 'sociology.'The English Utilitarians, Volume I.|Leslie Stephen
Well, digging back in my sociology courses, I would say it was upper-lower class, if there is such a classification.Warren Commission (11 of 26): Hearings Vol. XI (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
the science of social phenomena, 1843, from French sociologie, a hybrid coined 1830 by French philosopher Isidore Auguste Comte (1798-1857), from Latin socius "associate" (see social (adj.)) + Greek-derived suffix -logie (see -logy).
The systematic study of human society, especially present-day societies. Sociologists study the organization, institutions, and development of societies, with a particular interest in identifying causes of the changing relationships among individuals and groups. (See social science.)