What Does a Social Scientist Study?
- The science of social behavior
- Much of what you hear about human behavior is really people exchanging myths and misunderstandings
- Why individuals, groups, and societies act the way they do is quite complex
- The social scientific way of seeing the world offers us new perspectives
Economist: studies the way people in a community use resources to meet their needs and wants.
Geographer: studies the natural and human features of the Earth's surface, and its climate and life-forms.
Political scientist: studies government.
Historian: studies the past.
Economy: the way people in a community use resources to meet their needs and wants.