social scientist

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social science

1. The study of human society and of individual relationships in and to society.
2. A scholarly or scientific discipline that deals with such study, generally regarded as including sociology, psychology, anthropology, economics, political science, and history.

social scientist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: scientist - someone expert in the study of human society and its personal relationships
anthropologist - a social scientist who specializes in anthropology
economic expert, economist - an expert in the science of economics
penologist - a person who studies the theory and practice of prison management
political scientist - a social scientist specializing in the study of government
scientist - a person with advanced knowledge of one or more sciences
sociologist - a social scientist who studies the institutions and development of human society

social scientist

nspecialista m/f in scienze sociali, sociologo/a
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[emailprotected]Dr Kariuki is a social scientist, management consultant and a lecturer at Karatina University.
To this should be added that these values also allow the social scientist to deepen the analysis and to theorize better.
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The social scientist seeks to understand each individual's cultural perspective and relationships among people living in the environment.
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