sociologist


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so·ci·ol·o·gy

 (sō′sē-ŏl′ə-jē, -shē-)
n.
1. The study of human social behavior, especially the study of the origins, organization, institutions, and development of human society.
2. Analysis of a social institution or societal segment as a self-contained entity or in relation to society as a whole.

[French sociologie : socio-, socio- + -logie, study (from Greek -logiā; see -logy).]

so′ci·o·log′ic (-ə-lŏj′ĭk), so′ci·o·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
so′ci·o·log′i·cal·ly adv.
so′ci·ol′o·gist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sociologist - a social scientist who studies the institutions and development of human societysociologist - a social scientist who studies the institutions and development of human society
demographer, demographist, population scientist - a scientist who studies the growth and density of populations and their vital statistics
psephologist - a sociologist who studies election trends
social scientist - someone expert in the study of human society and its personal relationships
Translations
sociolog
sociologistesociologue
sociolog

sociologist

[ˌsəʊsɪˈɒlədʒɪst] Nsociólogo/a m/f

sociologist

[ˌsəʊsiˈɒlədʒɪst] nsociologue mf

sociologist

nSoziologe m, → Soziologin f

sociologist

[ˌsəʊsɪˈɒlədʒɪst] nsociologo/a

sociologist

n. sociólogo-a, especialista en sociología.
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Nietzsche as a sociologist aims at an aristocratic arrangement of society.
Look at me, officer," protested the indignant sociologist.
EMINENT SOCIOLOGIST JAGGED AND JUGGED," was the first head-line he read, on the front page, accompanied by a large portrait of himself.
But I do not understand," objected the perplexed sociologist.
Occasionally, and very carefully, the facetious sociologist administered a real bruising blow.
From acting outraged feelings, Freddie Drummond, in the role of his other self, came to experience genuine outrage, and it was only when he returned to the classic atmosphere of the university that he was able, sanely and conservatively, to generalize upon his underworld experiences and put them down on paper as a trained sociologist should.
Freddie Drummond sat in the auto, quite composed, alongside Catherine Van Vorst; but looking out of Freddie Drummond's eyes was Bill Totts, and somewhere behind those eyes, battling for the control of their mutual body, were Freddie Drummond the sane and conservative sociologist, and Bill Totts, the class-conscious and bellicose union working man.
Capitalism was adjudged by the sociologists of the time to be the culmination of bourgeois rule, the ripened fruit of the bourgeois revolution.
It may, if a leader of genius appear, become the first real corps of practical sociologists, which will substitute facts for the present hotch-potch of theories.
Her work has been exemplary of how a sociologist can also be an organic public intellectual (e.
Bulgarian society is looking for something new," said the sociologist, adding that time will show if a newly formed entity, the Reformist Bloc, would be the novel political formation that Bulgarians need.
if a Negro writer is going to listen to sociologists .