• MeSH includes biological categories such as "Phenomena and Processes", "Chemicals and Drugs" and "Anatomy", as well as the other annotation resources such as GO. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Reframing Nursing Preceptor Development: A Comprehensive Approach to Improve Education, Standardize Processes, and Decrease Costs. (rush.edu)
  • Henry D, Gorman-Smith D, Schoeny M, Tolan P. "Neighborhood matters": assessment of neighborhood social processes. (rush.edu)
  • The theoretical core of our approach involves understanding the micro-le vel cognitiv e processes that influence human learning, and in particular those that affect social learning. (harvard.edu)
  • Such mathematical models show how individual cognitive processes, through social interaction, can give rise to emergent sociological phenomena. (harvard.edu)
  • The compulsory module is taught within the Department of Sociology, and provides an introduction to critical contemporary sociological conceptualisations of culture, presenting opportunities for the development and exploration of interdisciplinary perspectives on the analysis of contemporary cultural processes. (gold.ac.uk)
  • An understanding of large scale social processes on a global scale, as well as an ability to understand the significance of race, gender, socioeconomic status, sexuality, and spirituality for diverse members of American society on a smaller scale. (lehman.edu)
  • This course focuses on the diversity of family forms in contemporary societies (particularly Canada) in relation to various social institutions and processes, including demographic trends, ideology, gender inequality, the economy, the state and social policies. (sfu.ca)
  • Marx attempted to explain ideas systematically in terms of their functions and to re-late the thought of individuals to their social roles and class positions: "The mode of production in material life determines the general character of the social, political and spiritual processes of life. (encyclopedia.com)
  • This line suggests that there may be elements of human social behavior (e.g., aspects of altruism) that cannot be understood without considering the interaction between culture and genes. (harvard.edu)
  • If you enjoy research, or studying society using both empirical investigation and critical analysis to understand issues such as crime and demography, browse Masters in Sociology , or Masters in Urban Affairs & Planning . (gradschools.com)
  • Contact, publication, and social network information about Harvard faculty and fellows. (harvard.edu)
  • The ALiEM Faculty Incubator: A Novel Online Approach to Faculty Development in Education Scholarship. (rush.edu)
  • To study at Howard University is choosing an institution that is experienced, dynamic, and diverse - with a tradition of quality education since 1867 provided by the constant engagement of its faculty toward the students and their needs, and by its rich campus social and cultural life. (noodle.com)
  • Faculty take their classes to institutions relevant to what they are teaching to students. (owu.edu)
  • The intervention research with which I've been engaged for the past twenty years includes mental health outreach to people who are homeless, peer (person with lived experience of mental illness) support and mentoring, and citizenship as a framework for the social inclusion and valued participation in society of people with mental illnesses. (yale.edu)
  • But everyone knows that monopoly power is bad for markets, that people are racially biased and that illness is unequally distributed by social class. (nytimes.com)
  • A thread that runs through both domains, however, is the relationship between patients (or clients) and doctors, clinicians, and other helpers in the context of the professional, social, and institutional settings within which these relationships, and these forms of care, occur. (yale.edu)
  • These different ways of understanding qualitative data need to be understood in the context of foundational debates in nineteenth century sociology about action and structure, and indicate the continuing relevance of the Marx/Weber debate in discussions about social class. (socresonline.org.uk)
  • The authors of Gays and Lesbians in Asia and the Pacific collectively address the issues of self-recognition, legal status, freedom of choice, health, and social and information needs in the context of gay and lesbian people in particular cultures. (routledge.com)
  • No, there is not enough physical hard science evidence to prove the phenomena is real in this context. (ufoevidence.org)
  • Yes, there is enough legal and soft science type evidence to prove the phenomena is real in this context. (ufoevidence.org)
  • A function, in this context, is the consequences of one social activity or phenomenon for the operation of another social activity, institution or society as a whole. (integratedsociopsychology.net)
  • An examination of families and households in social, cultural, political and economic context. (sfu.ca)
  • In exploring human engagement with social robots within the care context, my project argues that introducing emotional technologies into the equation of care neither provides the same kind of experience as human-human interaction, nor is necessarily psychologically deceptive, but gives rise to new relationships and ways of interacting. (eventbrite.com)
  • Comprehension of the individual's impact on society and society's impact on individuals within socio-political structures through such phenomena as citizenship, migration, and crime. (lehman.edu)
  • Assertions as to how social structures are functionally related to categories of thought and to specific sets of ideas have a long history. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Several of the philosophes of the Enlightenment (Condorcet in particular) inquired about the social preconditions of different types of knowledge, and Auguste Comte 's famous "law of three stages," asserting the intimate relationship between types of social structures and types of knowledge, might well be considered a contribution to the sociology of knowledge. (encyclopedia.com)
  • In his attempt to dissociate himself from the panlogical system of his former master, Hegel, as well as from the "critical philosophy" of his former "young Hegelian" friends, Karl Marx undertook, in some of his earlier writings, to establish a connection between philosophies and the concrete social structures in which they emerged. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The sociology of knowledge may be broadly de-fined as that branch of sociology which studies the relation between thought and society. (encyclopedia.com)
  • In her new book, Hillary Chute, professor of English and art & design, delves not just into the superhero phenomenon but also the essence of comics' appeal more broadly and how the art form differentiates itself from others. (northeastern.edu)
  • This study therefore offers a particularly interesting case study of an emergent global phenomenon known as the transnational middle class, characterized by their location of work in globalizing cities, development of transnational social networks, sumptuary consumption habits, and residences in gated communities. (feedbooks.com)
  • From our most personal experiences such as our identities and our interactions with others to the broader organization of institutions such as family, government, media, religion, economy and education, students will be encouraged to explore how social forces shape their own experiences and life chances and the experiences and life chances of others. (albion.edu)
  • 2. Understand methods of inquiry into the social world and the methods social and behavioral scientists use to explore social phenomena including observation, hypothesis development, measurement and data collection, experimentation, and the evaluation and application of evidence. (stonybrook.edu)
  • Actually social scientists use different methods in order to understand, to seek explanation, describe and explore social lives within a society. (essaycapital.com)
  • Using the multiple risk factors found in the research they reviewed, the investigators developed a comprehensive three-level model to explain the phenomenon of radicalization among young Europeans (Individual, Micro-Environmental, and Macro-Environmental), with a view towards guiding the development of more effective prevention programs. (elsevier.com)
  • I'm not suggesting that social scientists stop teaching and investigating classic topics like monopoly power, racial profiling and health inequality. (nytimes.com)
  • The lawyer could justifiably make that claim, however, scientists routinely say there is not enough evidence to prove the existence of the phenomenon. (ufoevidence.org)
  • Skeptical scientists have consistently claimed that the phenomenon cannot be proven and by their standards they have been right. (ufoevidence.org)
  • As we noted above, hard scientists do not have much use for such evidence and yet these are the kinds of factual observations made by credible witnesses that legal cases and sociology are built upon. (ufoevidence.org)
  • There are various topics you can use that you’ll be surprised to learn that you can link with our society like, dreams, depressions, music, hypnosis, sleep, suicide therefore we can use just about any topic in our study by using the method social scientists use. (essaycapital.com)
  • This method allows social scientists to provide greater explanations or descriptions of social happenings, by using the smaller scale of a group. (essaycapital.com)
  • At Harvard, the sub-discipline of physical anthropology, which increasingly relies on modern genetics, was hived off the anthropology department to make the department of human evolutionary biology. (nytimes.com)
  • We will read across several different academic disciplines and journalism to become familiar with key analytic concepts, methods, and historical phenomena, such as the Great Compression, the War on Poverty, urban regimes, ethnography, political economy. (northwestern.edu)
  • Students from other MAs who wish to extend their studies to a discipline that emphasizes personal and interpersonal dynamics in social phenomena. (unine.ch)
  • When students learn about social phenomena, why don't they go to the lab to examine them - how markets reach equilibrium, how people cooperate, how social ties are formed? (nytimes.com)
  • Only students who are serious about getting an amazing education from premiere scholars, getting involved on campus and in the community, and developing an active social life should attend Howard. (noodle.com)
  • Beginners' French students follow an intensive language course designed to take them to degree level within four years, while post-A level students take language classes at an advanced level. (nottingham.ac.uk)
  • Students interested in a joint program in criminology and sociology should contact both department advisors. (sfu.ca)
  • Students must satisfy the program declaration requirements for both Criminology and Sociology programs. (sfu.ca)
  • This course introduces students to the varieties of human experience in social life and to the differing approaches and levels of analysis used by anthropologists to explain it. (middlebury.edu)
  • As we consider phenomena ranging from interactions among individuals to societal and global inequalities, students critically examine social issues to build their understanding of the world. (sfu.ca)
  • Students will learn about the profound impact the spectre of "folk devils" have on civil and state regulation projects, and about the diversity of social ordering ideologies, policies and practices encompass. (sfu.ca)
  • Students with credit for SA 460 when offered as Medical Anthropology may not take this course for further credit. (sfu.ca)
  • This course introduces students to the principles and practices of visual anthropology through exploring the creation, circulation, and consumption of images among and between members of diverse cultures in the contemporary world. (sfu.ca)
  • Students planning careers in business, social services, law, medicine, education, and other fields benefit from careful study of religious phenomena and history. (owu.edu)
  • In addition to the core module and one chosen from within a wide range of options from the Department of Sociology , you are able to choose two further modules from across a range of participating departments. (gold.ac.uk)
  • This brings up a very important point regarding the history of UFO investigations that raises questions about the rules of evidence used to judge whether UFOs are a real phenomenon or not. (ufoevidence.org)
  • Ellen Oxfeld's passion for the study of China began in her northern New Jersey high school, where she took a class on Chinese and Indian history. (middlebury.edu)
  • Laura K. Nelson is a sociologist who uses computational methods to study social movements, culture, gender, institutions, and the history of feminism. (northeastern.edu)
  • (Anthropology) Although the human species has been on the planet in its present form for at least 100,000 years, complexly organized societies with cities, governments and organized religions did not emerge until the last 5,000. (albion.edu)
  • Professor Michael 's special interests are in religious phenomena of Asian cultures. (owu.edu)