Sociology News

May 22, 2013 by Enrico de Lazaro

Researchers at the University of Bristol’s Center for Market and Public Organization who studied why people choose to make large donations to charity anonymously have found that it may act as a signal to other donors of the charity’s quality and worthiness. The new study indicates that the reason why a person may choose to show the amount they have donated but conceal their identity is because it may act as a signal informing others looking to...

Feb 1, 2013 by Sergio Prostak

Using Google logs, an international team of scientists has found that in 2012 Germans searched for the future on the Internet more than any other nation. The...

Jan 29, 2013 by Sergio Prostak

According to a new study, conducted by Prof Nicolas Guéguen of the University of South Brittany, France, if you are serious about your flirting and hope...

May 2, 2012 by Sci-News.com

A team of German scientists has revealed what online social networks on the internet may know about persons who are friends of members, but have no user...

Apr 5, 2012 by Sci-News.com

An international team of researchers analyzing Google search queries has found that Internet users from countries with a higher per capita gross domestic...

Aug 18, 2011 by Sci-News.com

Facebook and Yahoo have joined forces to test a long-standing theory in sociology that everyone on Earth is connected together in a giant social network. Yahoo’s...