Term Social Sciences Clubs/Societies
Code PS-8200.8200
Definition Programs that provide organized opportunities for individuals to pursue their interest in any of the social sciences including anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, psychology and sociology, often through the medium of a club or society that is under the leadership of people who are knowledgeable in the subject. Activities may include lectures, slide shows and other presentations that provide information about specific topics; opportunities for members to share and/or discuss their own work on issues in the subject area; field trips, where relevant; and other activities that promote the study and appreciation of the social sciences among members. Included are Internet-based virtual clubs, WebRings devoted to the subject and clubs where members meet face-to-face.
Created 3/31/05
Changed 1/5/10
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See Also References Humanities Clubs/Societies (PS-8200.3100)
Social Sciences and Humanities Research (TR-8000)
Social Sciences Associations (TN-8100.8000)
External Classification Terms Arts, Culture and Recreation (USA AR-100)
Arts, Culture and Recreation (CAN AR-100)
Extracurricular Activities (NPC B04.08)
Social Development (UW 7.2.02.02)
Social Science (NPC V)
Social Science (NTE V20)
Social Science, General/Other (NPC V01)
Related Concepts After School Programs
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