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Sociology is a social science that focuses on society, human social behavior, patterns of social relationships, social interaction, and aspects of culture associated with everyday life. It uses various methods of empirical investigation and critical analysis to develop a body of knowledge about social order and social change. While some sociologists conduct research that may be applied directly to social policy and welfare, others focus primarily on refining the theoretical understanding of social processes and phenomenological method. Subject matter can range from micro-level analyses of society to macro-level analyses.

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Organizations relating to Sociology

International Union for the Scientific Study of Population / Aubervilliers, France / Est. 1928
International Sociological Association / Madrid, Spain / Est. 1949
Asia Pacific Sociological Association / Sydney NSW, Australia / Est. 1997
European Association for the Advancement of Social Sciences / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1989
Asociación Latinoamericana de Sociologia
European Society of Health and Medical Sociology / Ghent, Belgium / Est. 1983
Society for Social Studies of Science / Evansville IN, USA / Est. 1975
European Society for Population Economics / Braga, Portugal / Est. 1986
Instituto Centroamericano de Estudios Sociales y Desarrollo / Guatemala, Guatemala / Est. 2005
Sociedad Latinoamericana de Estudios Sociales de la Ciencia y la Tecnologia / Mexico City, Mexico / Est. 2006
Arab Women Organization / Cairo, Egypt
International Association of Comparative Literature, Society and Culture / Gandhinagar, India / Est. 2014
Third World Studies Center / Quezon City, Philippines / Est. 1977
Instituto Latinoamericano de Investigaciones Sociales / Quito, Ecuador / Est. 1974
Federation of Centers for Migration Studies G B Scalabrini / New York NY, USA / Est. 1964
European Jesuits in Social Sciences / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1949
International Thorstein Veblen Association / Poughkeepsie NY, USA / Est. 1992
Instituto Centroamericano de Estudios Sociales / Est. 1964
UNESCO Asia and Pacific Regional Bureau for Education / Bangkok, Thailand / Est. 1961
Latin American and Caribbean Demographic Centre / Santiago, Chile / Est. 1957
Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences / Vatican City, Vatican / Est. 1994
Universidad CLAEH / Montevideo, Uruguay / Est. 1957
Nordic Association for China Studies / Turku, Finland / Est. 1991
Instituto Latinoamericano de Doctrinas y Estudios Sociales / Santiago, Chile / Est. 1965
Network for Social Studies on Disaster Prevention in Latin America / Est. 1992
Population Approach Group Europe / London, UK / Est. 1992
Global Development Network / Delhi, India / Est. 1999
Partners in Population and Development / Dhaka, Bangladesh / Est. 1994
United Nations Population Fund / New York NY, USA / Est. 1967
CHEIRON - The International Society for the History of Behavioral and Social Sciences / Akron OH, USA / Est. 1968
Sociologists without Borders / Blacksburg VA, USA / Est. 2001
Open Access Publishing in European Networks / The Hague, Netherlands / Est. 2009
European Network for the Sociological and Demographic Study of Divorce / Est. 2002
European Network for the Philosophy of the Social Sciences / Est. 2011
Groupe d'études latino-américaines de l'Institut de sociologie, Bruxelles / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1975
Istituto di Sociologia Internazionale di Gorizia / Gorizia, Italy / Est. 1968
International Institute of Social Studies, The Hague / The Hague, Netherlands / Est. 1952
Population Association of America / Alexandria VA, USA / Est. 1931
European Centre on Training and Formation of Local and Regional Authorities and Population in the Field of Natural and Technological Disasters / Baku, Azerbaijan / Est. 1995
Centre for African Studies, Lisbon / Lisbon, Portugal / Est. 1981
Centre for European Sociology / Paris, France / Est. 1960
Association of Muslim Social Scientists, UK / Richmond, UK / Est. 1999
Associazione di Studi Sociali Latinoamericani / Sassari, Italy
Chr Michelsen Institute - Development Studies and Human Rights / Bergen, Norway / Est. 1930
United Nations Foundation / New York NY, USA / Est. 1998
GIGA Institut für Asien-Studien / Hamburg, Germany / Est. 1956
European Centre for Research into Techniques for Informing the Population in Emergency Situations / Madrid, Spain / Est. 1988
Istituto di Studi sul Mediterraneo / Naples, Italy / Est. 1981
Population Institute / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1969
Royaumont Foundation for the Advancement of the Social Sciences / Asnières-sur-Oise, France / Est. 1964

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