social+life

  • 41life — /luyf/, n., pl. lives /luyvz/, adj. n. 1. the condition that distinguishes organisms from inorganic objects and dead organisms, being manifested by growth through metabolism, reproduction, and the power of adaptation to environment through… …

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  • 42life — noun 1 living things ADJECTIVE ▪ intelligent ▪ Is there intelligent life on other planets? ▪ animal, bird, human, insect, plant …

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  • 43social attitudes —    Although Spanish society is not fundamentally different from other western European societies it does have certain distinctive characteristics. One of the most obvious is the Spaniards love of nightlife. This is not simply a matter of climate …

    Encyclopedia of contemporary Spanish culture

  • 44Social information processing — According to the introductory set of slides [AAAI, [http://www.isi.edu/ lerman/sss07/ Social Information Processing] , AAAI Spring Symposium, Stanford University, March 2008] for the AAAI Social Information Processing symposium, Social… …

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  • 45social formation — A Marxist concept, largely synonymous with ‘society’, which refers to the institutional context which provides the conditions of existence of the mode of production . The term was devised by the structuralist Marxist Louis Althusser as a… …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 46social control — noun control exerted (actively or passively) by group action (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑group action • Hyponyms: ↑auto limitation, ↑sanction, ↑population control, ↑government, ↑ …

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  • 47Social Darwinism —    An ideological trend widespread at the end of the nineteenth and the beginning of the twentieth centuries advocating laws of human social and political development based on crude association with the laws of biological evolution theorized by… …

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  • 48social — so|cial1 W1S2 [ˈsəuʃəl US ˈsou ] adj ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(society)¦ 2¦(rank)¦ 3¦(meeting people)¦ 4 5¦(animals)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1600 1700; : Latin; Origin: socialis, from socius someone you spend time with ] 1.) ¦(SOCIETY)¦ …

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  • 49social networking fatigue — n. Mental exhaustion and stress caused by creating and maintaining an excessive number of accounts on social networking sites. Also: social network fatigue. Example Citations: Since, ostensibly, it s you who has been providing all this content… …

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  • 50social — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Latin socialis, from socius companion, ally, associate; akin to Old English secg man, companion, Latin sequi to follow more at sue Date: 14th century 1. involving allies or confederates < the Social&#8230; …

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  • 51social control — 1. Sociol. the enforcement of conformity by society upon its members, either by law or by social pressure. 2. the influence of any element in social life working to maintain the pattern of such life. * * * …

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  • 52social behaviourism — A term sometimes applied to the social theories of George Herbert Mead . Mead wanted to distinguish his interest in social action the observable activities of human beings from the behaviourism of contemporary psychologists such as John B. Watson …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 53Social disruption — δSocial disruption is a term used in sociology to describe the alteration or breakdown of social life, often in a community setting. For example, the closing of a community grocery store might cause social disruption in a community by removing a&#8230; …

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  • 54social control — /soʊʃəl kənˈtroʊl/ (say sohshuhl kuhn trohl) noun 1. the enforcement of conformity by society upon its members, either by law or by attitudes. 2. the influence of any element in social life working to maintain the pattern of such life …

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  • 55social development — /soʊʃəl dəˈvɛləpmənt/ (say sohshuhl duh veluhpmuhnt) noun the formation and transformation of social life, customs, institutions, etc. Also, social evolution …

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  • 56Social determinants of health — are the economic and social conditions under which people live which determine their health. They are societal risk conditions , rather than individual risk factors that either increase or decrease the risk for a disease, for example for&#8230; …

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  • 57Social Threefolding — is a social movement which aims to reform society by increasing the independence of society s three realms (economy, polity and culture) in such a way that those three realms can mutually correct each other in an ongoing process. The movement&#8230; …

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  • 58social service — social service, adj. organized welfare efforts carried on under professional auspices by trained personnel. [1850 55] * * * Introduction also called  welfare service,  or  social work,         any of numerous publicly or privately provided&#8230; …

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  • 59Social work with groups — Social Work with GroupsThe group process contains the secret of collective life, it is the key to democracy, it is the master lesson for every individual to learn, it is our chief hope for the political, the social, the international life of the&#8230; …

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  • 60Social simulation — is the modeling or simulation, normally performed using a computer, of social phenomena (e.g., cooperation, competition, markets, social networks dynamics, etc.). A subset within social simulations are Agent Based Social Simulations (ABSS) which&#8230; …

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