Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to sociology, or sociologic principles or matters: as, sociological studies or observations.

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  • adjective Of or pertaining to sociology

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  • adjective of or relating to or determined by sociology

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Examples

  • The two anthropologists theorized that a long history of discrimination helped foster what is known in sociological lingo as an oppositional peer culture.

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  • And I think it may contribute to the fragmentation and political polarization we see online, which are generally explained in sociological terms as an “echo chamber” effect or “groupthink.”

    Perils of pop philosophy

  • I continued to write successful books, and in sociological controversy I saw my opponents confuted with the facts of the times that daily reared new buttresses to my intellectual position.

    Chapter 31

  • … And I think it may contribute to the fragmentation and political polarization we see online, which are generally explained in sociological terms as an ‘echo chamber’ effect or ‘groupthink.’

    Perils of pop philosophy

  • Smith and beyond, sociability was a major player in sociological explanations.

    Post-Secular Conviviality

  • Since utopianism has become a positively valued concept within sociological, legal, and other fields, its implications for an understanding of

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  • Music of the 18th C-- Classical and High Baroque -- gets lumped together because of a certain sociological function, performing as an anonymous signifier of sophistication and "high class" with no reference to musical specificities.

    The Long Goodbye

  • I guess they call it dysfunctionality in sociological-speak.

    Why Poor Women Put Motherhood Before Marriage

  • Of course they were cautioned that the works were fiction, but that the action and the characters existed in sociological contexts.

    November 2006

  • Of course they were cautioned that the works were fiction, but that the action and the characters existed in sociological contexts.

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