Sociology News

Feb 21, 2015 by Sci-News.com

A new study published in the journal Science Advances strengthens the view that human settlements of all times and places function in the same way by manifesting strongly interacting social networks, thus magnifying rates of social interaction and increasing the productivity and scope of material resources, human labor, and knowledge. The Maya city of Palenque in modern-day Mexico. Image credit: Peter Andersen / CC BY-SA 3.0. Previous studies have...

Sep 19, 2014 by Sci-News.com

A team of researchers led by Dr John Wilmoth of the U.N. Department of Economic and Social Affairs announced yesterday in the journal Science that, according...

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...

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...