- Are you confused by academic jargon? - Do you know your `discourse' from your `dialectic'? - Can you tell the difference between `anomie' and `alienation'? The Social Science Jargon Buster tackles the most confusing concepts in the social sciences, brea


Core definition

A number of people who act together as a single group.

Longer explanation

Have you ever done anything outrageous, daring, brave, illegal or just plain stupid when you were in a group, something you'd never do if you were on your own? If the answer is yes, you're not alone. There is power in the ...

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