# Social Sciences

- Sociology, Anthropology, Archaeology, Linguistics, Economics
 Meta Thread / Thread Starter Last Post Replies Views Views: 2,635 Announcement: Follow us on social media and spread the word about PF! Jan16-12 Pinned: Sociology of Physics: comment and indices ( 1 2 3 ... Last) Theoretical physics presents what I think is potentially an interesting bunch of sociology-of-science case studies and... Aug29-14 10:37 AM marcus 510 268,389 In response to the growing needs of our membership, we're excited to announce the restructuring our Science Education... Oct12-05 01:39 AM Moonbear 0 19,995 I just read this and I wondered about it How are consciousness and energy related? We have three options: (1)... Jun10-05 01:52 AM NEBRASKA NATURALIST 5 1,819 We have already had mechanical revolutions. What happens when AI and software develops to the point where 1... Jun9-05 10:53 PM Smasherman 12 1,640 How do I determine what work of fiction (a book) would a specific person like? For example lets say I see this person... Jun8-05 01:38 AM NEBRASKA NATURALIST 6 1,278 Here is a summary of the research published in the June 2005 issue of Psychology, Public Policy and Law, a journal of... Jun3-05 09:04 PM selfAdjoint 6 2,018 I don't really know where else to put this link but everyone needs to read it.It is hilarious. ... Jun2-05 10:03 PM DaveC426913 5 1,769 First Contact ( 1 2) Ignoring the if, when, and how of contact with an alien race, what would the social stigmata be of this event? ... Jun2-05 09:23 PM DaveC426913 18 1,962 I just saw this reported on the local NBC news. Some study indicates that the more popular a middle-school aged... Jun1-05 03:26 PM Pengwuino 17 5,653 I am now sad :mad:, so I read some books for fun and Canteburry Tales is what I would like to write an analysis... Jun1-05 02:49 PM Rabid 4 1,407 This is so saddening: The game is to find a word that is not part of a logical fallacy: ... May31-05 03:08 PM Andre 0 1,148 Do animals have their own languages ? May29-05 06:56 AM Sadmemo 7 3,057 I happened to catch part of a show on the History Channel proposing that some Ancient Greek myths were actually... May26-05 11:21 PM Dr.Yes 13 2,194 We thought some friends of ours were in trouble with business problems and we just came to see if we could be of any... May24-05 10:14 PM emotionalmachine 4 2,270 I occasionally have used natural psychedelic drugs for spiritual and scientific purposes (I do not abuse them and I... May16-05 01:46 AM zoobyshoe 33 7,745 Can you tell me how to know a person if he/she is a real racist or not ? Are there any articles in the papers or news... May14-05 07:48 AM Joel 1 1,137 There are many knowledgable people out there. Even really smart ones. But how would you define a genius. It seems the... May14-05 05:20 AM Selbstüberschätzug 35 5,332 Can music help people's mind a lot ? In what way can it do that ? Another question I am wondering now is whether it... May12-05 03:18 PM gschjetne 7 1,181 Spiders. Under the biological group of Arachnia. Phobia meaning fear. Arachnaphobia - the fear of anything under the... May12-05 02:58 PM gschjetne 55 6,583 When was capitalism first introduced to communist china? I know that this was done by Deng in the 1970s, but i don't... May12-05 10:58 AM countryboy 4 2,411 Do you know how long will it take a person to heal her or his broken relationship ? May11-05 10:36 PM Spammers 7 1,176 I got this plz help! Scenario: You are a financial advisor employed by a well-respected firm of stockbrokers,... May11-05 02:55 AM eassam 9 1,375 http://news.independent.co.uk/world/science_technology/story.jsp?story=630165 May10-05 01:05 PM Francis M 11 1,787 Far more specifically (title was just to get attention)... Why is it that people exhibit the following behavior... ... May1-05 10:21 PM russ_watters 8 7,699 What is the exchange rate for RMB to US $? i.e. 1 RMB = x US$. May1-05 05:44 AM hypatia 1 1,021 How powerfull is the human mind, especially the sub-conscious? Getting up, out of ones chair and walking over to the... Apr27-05 09:40 PM Uno Lee 13 2,118 By way of the popular literature in recent years, my sister has always believed that most socialization and play is... Apr27-05 05:17 AM hypnagogue 12 4,986 I was thinking maybe i should put this in the skepticism and debunking forum as currently the only explanation in my... Apr26-05 08:28 PM neurocomp2003 25 3,086 Would you please tell me where do cutures come from ? Does culture origin have anything relating to genetics ? ... Apr26-05 04:09 PM loseyourname 3 1,468 http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&cid=624&ncid=624&e=1&u=/ap/20050420/ap_on_sc/great_ape_research an ... Apr21-05 07:27 PM hypatia 1 2,668 I don't even know if this is in the right forum but: Is there really ANY good reasons FOR, incoporating corporal... Apr20-05 01:04 PM njblaha 18 6,529 There are people in this world who are afraid of certain things: like germs. Now not everybody likes germs, especially... Apr20-05 05:40 AM hitssquad 1 2,409 By personal observation it seems possible that some significant percentage of the population is happier if they have... Apr19-05 07:12 PM Ivan Seeking 48 4,397 Does anyone know of any comprehesive sites featuring ALL of the following: the Keynesian theory, Monetarist theory,... Apr18-05 05:44 PM iansmith 4 4,813 Since the evolution of homo sapiens it appears that there have been some shifts in human consciousness. There have... Apr17-05 05:48 PM Esnas 22 3,983 Is anybody here familiar with his works (The wretched of the earth, A Dying colonialism, Black skin, white masks).. I... Apr17-05 05:32 PM Esnas 5 1,542 Would bystanders get better grades if bullying did not happen in the classroom any longer? Why? Apr16-05 11:40 PM Flexor 3 1,715 Do Atheism and IQ correlate? ( 1 2 3 ... Last) I read on a site once that higher IQ is found amongst Atheists, and I also heard that SAT scores were also correlated... Apr14-05 08:51 PM selfAdjoint 97 5,933 Hello.. I just want a help for a "list". Is autism a type of psychological disorder? What I only know of... Apr14-05 10:49 AM mikepass 2 5,030 I am looking for a definition. I know the word but I forgot it. This topic came up when a friend of mine were talking... Apr13-05 08:38 PM Gokul43201 2 1,118 Adding a \$2-4 federal tax to the price of a cigarette pack is a form of A. life-cycle cost pricing B.... Apr8-05 09:02 PM Mental Gridlock 3 3,774 Hi all, I'm writing an essay regarding education and i am wondering if you all have links to any good resources... Apr6-05 07:08 AM misogynisticfeminist 0 1,009