Definition of Adjustment Sociology
(noun) Any use of sociological methods or theories to facilitate improved social interactions between people from different groups.
Example of Adjustment Sociology
- Mediating a conflict between individuals from different religious groups.
Adjustment Sociology Pronunciation
Syllabification: ad·just·ment so·ci·ol·o·gy
- American English – /uh-jUH-stmuhnt soh-see-AH-luh-jee/
- British English – /uh-jUH-stmuhnt soh-si-O-luh-jee/
International Phonetic Alphabet
- American English – /əˈʤʌstmənt ˌsoʊsiˈɑləʤi/
- British English – /əˈʤʌstmənt ˌsəʊsɪˈɒləʤi/
- Plural: adjustment sociologies
- A type of applied sociology; other types of applied sociologies include:
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Cite the Definition of Adjustment Sociology
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “adjustment sociology.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved June 5, 2023 (https://sociologydictionary.org/adjustment-sociology/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
adjustment sociology. (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/adjustment-sociology/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “adjustment sociology.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed June 5, 2023. https://sociologydictionary.org/adjustment-sociology/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“adjustment sociology.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 5 Jun. 2023. <https://sociologydictionary.org/adjustment-sociology/>.