Social Science Definition

sōshəl
noun
The study of human society and of individual relationships in and to society.
American Heritage Medicine
The study of people living together in groups, families, etc., and their customs, activities, etc.
Webster's New World
Any of several fields of study, as economics, political science, or anthropology, dealing with the structure of society and the activity of its members.
Webster's New World
History - the study of man’s past and his decisions in order to find relationships between the events and causes for them.
YourDictionary
Law - the study of the rules that society lives by and how they are formed or influenced by popular beliefs.
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Synonyms:
  • a science dealing with a certain phase or aspect of human society
  • sociology
  • social-studies
  • science
  • study of human society
  • study of people and social phenomena
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Other Word Forms of Social Science

Noun

Singular:
social science
Plural:
social-sciences

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