SOCIOL

(redirected from sociologist)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
AcronymDefinition
SOCIOLSociologist
References in periodicals archive ?
Let me first discuss Kerry's vocation as a sociologist.
Thus when the full-scaled attack took place in the context of American universities' volatile racial climate in the late 1960s and early 1970s, some prominent African American students of sociology criticized mainstream sociology for neglecting the heroic stance of their racial group's progenitors--that is, those African American sociologists who founded the African American sociological tradition.
Palmyra, Central Syria (SANA) _ A delegation of Danish sociologists and intellectuals on Tuesday visited the historical city of Palmyra to get acquainted with its cultural and archeological heritage and to exchange information with Syrian intellectuals.
The Moroccan sociologist affirmed that Algeria, which provides unconditional support for the Polisario, wants to create a dependent state in the Sahara to have hegemony over the region.
The question then becomes: From whom are academic sociologists seeking recognition?
To write about something is to legitimate it, they have held, believing that the new focus on the genetics of behavior (particularly as it relates to race) might be a thinly veiled "return of the eugenicist project of the first half of the 20th century," writes Peter Bearman, a sociologist at Columbia University, who edited a special supplement to the American Journal of Sociology with sociologists Molly A.
While my academic training is in the humanities, I like to hang out with sociologists.
Sociologist Peter Berger once quipped that if India is the most religious country in the world and Sweden the least, then the United States is "a nation of Indians ruled by Swedes.
Sociologist Rosemarie Skaine presents Female Suicide Bombers, a scholarly collective profile of women recruited to deliberately and knowingly sacrifice their lives in violent acts.
And you don't need to be a sociologist to know that rich husbands become less rich when they divorce.
Well-regarded sociologist Barbara Katz Rothman makes this amply clear in her highly readable book, which considers the historical, sociological and personal dimensions of transracial adoption.