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Social relation

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In social science, a social relation or social interaction is any relationship between two or more individuals. [1]

36 relations: Action (philosophy), Affectional action, Agency (sociology), Animal, Anthropology, Behavior, Categorization, Collective consciousness, Communicative action, Dramaturgy (sociology), Engaged theory, Face-to-face interaction, Gemeinschaft and Gesellschaft, Group action (sociology), Instrumental and value-rational action, Interaction frequency, Interdependence, Interpersonal relationship, Max Weber, Piotr Sztompka, Political science, Reflexivity (social theory), Relations of production, Social actions, Social behavior, Social isolation, Social movement, Social network, Social philosophy, Social psychology, Social science, Social structure, Sociology, Socionics, Symbolic interactionism, Tradition.

Action (philosophy)

In philosophy, an action is something which is done by an agent.

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Affectional action

An affectional action (also known as an affectual, emotional, or affective action) is one of four major types of social action, as defined by Max Weber.

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Agency (sociology)

In social science, agency is the capacity of individuals to act independently and to make their own free choices.

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Animals are multicellular eukaryotic organisms that form the biological kingdom Animalia.

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Anthropology is the study of humans and human behaviour and societies in the past and present.

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Behavior (American English) or behaviour (Commonwealth English) is the range of actions and mannerisms made by individuals, organisms, systems, or artificial entities in conjunction with themselves or their environment, which includes the other systems or organisms around as well as the (inanimate) physical environment.

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Categorization is the process in which ideas and objects are recognized, differentiated, and understood.

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Collective consciousness

Collective consciousness, collective conscience, or collective conscious (conscience collective) is the set of shared beliefs, ideas and moral attitudes which operate as a unifying force within society.

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Communicative action

In sociology, communicative action is cooperative action undertaken by individuals based upon mutual deliberation and argumentation.

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Dramaturgy (sociology)

Dramaturgy is a sociological perspective commonly used in microsociological accounts of social interaction in everyday life.

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Engaged theory

Engaged theory is a methodological framework for understanding social complexity.

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Face-to-face interaction

Face-to-face interaction (less often, face-to-face communication or face-to-face discourse) is a concept in sociology, linguistics, media and communication studies describing social interaction carried out without any mediating technology.

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Gemeinschaft and Gesellschaft

Gemeinschaft and Gesellschaft, generally translated as "community and society", are categories which were used by the German sociologist Ferdinand Tönnies in order to categorize social ties into two dichotomous sociological types which define each other.

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Group action (sociology)

In sociology, a group action is a situation in which a number of agents take action simultaneously in order to achieve a common goal; their actions are usually coordinated.

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Instrumental and value-rational action

Instrumental and value-rational action are modern labels for an ancient belief that humans can act rationally in two separate ways.

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Interaction frequency

In sociology, interaction frequency is the total number of social interactions per unit time.

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Interdependence is the mutual reliance between two or more groups.

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Interpersonal relationship

An interpersonal relationship is a strong, deep, or close association or acquaintance between two or more people that may range in duration from brief to enduring.

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Max Weber

Maximilian Karl Emil "Max" Weber (21 April 1864 – 14 June 1920) was a German sociologist, philosopher, jurist, and political economist.

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Piotr Sztompka

Piotr Sztompka (born 2 March 1944, in Warsaw, Poland) is a Polish sociologist known for his work on the theory of social trust.

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Political science

Political science is a social science which deals with systems of governance, and the analysis of political activities, political thoughts, and political behavior.

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Reflexivity (social theory)

In epistemology, and more specifically, the sociology of knowledge, reflexivity refers to circular relationships between cause and effect, especially as embedded in human belief structures.

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Relations of production

Relations of production (German: Produktionsverhältnisse) is a concept frequently used by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels in their theory of historical materialism and in Das Kapital.

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Social actions

In sociology, social action, also known as "Weberian social action", refers to an act which takes into account the actions and reactions of individuals (or 'agents').

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Social behavior

Social behavior is behavior among two or more organisms, typically from the same species.

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Social isolation

Social isolation is a state of complete or near-complete lack of contact between an individual and society.

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Social movement

A social movement is a type of group action.

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Social network

A social network is a social structure made up of a set of social actors (such as individuals or organizations), sets of dyadic ties, and other social interactions between actors.

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Social philosophy

Social philosophy is the study of questions about social behavior and interpretations of society and social institutions in terms of ethical values rather than empirical relations.

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Social psychology

Social psychology is the study of how people's thoughts, feelings, and behaviors are influenced by the actual, imagined, or implied presence of others.

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Social science

Social science is a major category of academic disciplines, concerned with society and the relationships among individuals within a society.

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Social structure

In the social sciences, social structure is the patterned social arrangements in society that are both emergent from and determinant of the actions of the individuals.

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Sociology is the scientific study of society, patterns of social relationships, social interaction, and culture.

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Socionics, in psychology and sociology, is a theory of information processing and personality type, distinguished by its information model of the psyche (called "Model A") and a model of interpersonal relations.

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Symbolic interactionism

Symbolic interactionism is a sociological theory that develops from practical considerations and alludes to people's particular utilization of dialect to make images, normal implications, for deduction and correspondence with others.

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A tradition is a belief or behavior passed down within a group or society with symbolic meaning or special significance with origins in the past.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Social_relation

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