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The main social sciences include anthropologyeconomicspolitical sciencepsychology and sociologyThis guide contains resources on philosophy, psychology and sociology.



What's in this Guide?

Here's a brief description of the contents of each page. Use the tabs at the top of the guide or the list below to find:

PhilosophyA study of the perennial problems of philosophy as discussed by authors of all periods, from the Pre-Socratic Greeks to contemporary writers. 

Psychology - An introduction in the discipline of psychology. The student will be able to define and describe the science of psychology and demonstrate knowledge of theoretical issues, psychological processes, and mechanisms of behavior. 

Sociology - A general study of people in society, with emphasis on the nature of culture, social institutions, social interaction and social units and their influence on the individual.