anthroposociology

noun
an·​thro·​po·​so·​ci·​ol·​o·​gy | \ ¦an(t)thrəˌpōˌ-, -thrō-, ¦aan- \
plural -es

Definition of anthroposociology

: the sociological study of race by anthropological methods (as in the theories of Lapouge) as a means of establishing the social superiority of dolichocephalic peoples

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anthrop- + sociology

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“Anthroposociology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anthroposociology. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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