Recent Examples of sociology from the Web
Lehto, 23, is from La Mesa and graduated from Point Loma Nazarene University with a bachelor’s degree in sociology and criminal justice.
Robert Faris, associate professor of sociology at UC Davis, said the increased number of threats increases the possibility that threats will be carried out.
The concept of Mayfield in the New York market will be a sociology experiment in itself before even taking his play into account.
Correction: An earlier version of this story misspelled the name of Charles Hirschman, sociology professor emeritus at the University of Washington.
Budmayr who earned a bachelor's degree in sociology from UW in 2013.
Matthew Hollow graduated in 2016 with a sociology major and Spanish minor.
After graduating from McClatchy, Godina-Martinez earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Sacramento State, and then a master’s degree in multicultural education and her doctorate in educational leadership.
After leaving Wesleyan in the late 1970’s, Johnson taught women’s studies and sociology at Hartford College for Women.
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Origin and Etymology of sociology
First Known Use: 1842See Words from the same year
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Definition of sociology for English Language Learners
: the study of society, social institutions, and social relationships
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