Society & social sciences




Society & culture: general Cultural studies Popular culture Material culture




Fashion & society Food & society History of ideas Media studies




TV & society Advertising & society Social issues & processes Poverty & unemployment




Housing & homelessness Social impact of disasters Famine Refugees & political asylum




Violence in society Child abuse Sexual abuse & harassment Domestic violence




Disability: social aspects Illness & addiction: social aspects Drug & substance abuse: social aspects HIV / AIDS: social aspects




Social discrimination & inequality Feminism & feminist theory Political correctness Social mobility




Migration, immigration & emigration Social interaction Social forecasting, future studies Globalization




Consumerism Public safety issues Corruption in society Animals & society




Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge Conspiracy theories Folklore, myths & legends Hoaxes & deceptions




Ethical issues & debates Ethical issues: abortion & birth control Ethical issues: capital punishment Ethical issues: censorship




Ethical issues: euthanasia & right to die Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments Ethical issues: pornography & obscenity Ethical issues: prostitution & sex industry




Social groups Social classes Rural communities Urban communities




Gender studies, gender groups Gender studies: women Gender studies: men Gender studies: transsexuals & hermaphroditism




Gay & Lesbian studies Lesbian studies Gay studies (Gay men) Ethnic studies




Ethnic minorities & multicultural studies Black & Asian studies Hispanic & Latino studies Indigenous peoples




Age groups Age groups: children Age groups: adolescents Age groups: adults




Age groups: the elderly Religious groups: social & cultural aspects Jewish studies Islamic studies




Alternative lifestyles Social groups: clubs & societies Freemasonry & secret societies Sociology & anthropology




Sociology Social theory Social research & statistics Population & demography




Sociology: birth Sociology: family & relationships Sociology: sexual relations Sociology: work & labour




Sociology: sport & leisure Sociology: customs & traditions Sociology: death & dying Anthropology




Social & cultural anthropology, ethnography Physical anthropology Social services & welfare, criminology Social welfare & social services




Welfare & benefit systems Child welfare Adoption & fostering Care of the elderly




Care of the mentally ill Social work Charities, voluntary services & philanthropy Counselling & advice services




Aid & relief programmes Emergency services Police & security services Fire services




Ambulance & rescue services Crime & criminology Causes & prevention of crime Criminal investigation & detection




Forensic science Drugs trade / drug trafficking Street crime / gun crime Corporate crime




Organized crime Penology & punishment Prisons Offenders




Rehabilitation of offenders Juvenile offenders Probation services Psychology




Psychological theory & schools of thought Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology) Analytical & Jungian psychology Behavioural theory (Behaviourism)




Humanistic psychology Cognitivism, cognitive theory Psychological methodology Psychological testing & measurement




Child & developmental psychology Psychology of ageing Family psychology Psychology of gender




Social, group or collective psychology Occupational & industrial psychology Criminal or forensic psychology Experimental psychology




Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology Abnormal psychology Psychology: emotions Cognition & cognitive psychology




Learning Memory Intelligence & reasoning Perception




The self, ego, identity, personality States of consciousness Conscious & unconscious Sleep & dreams




Hypnosis Drug-induced states Sexual behaviour Parapsychological studies




Education Philosophy & theory of education Moral & social purpose of education History of education




Educational psychology Educational strategies & policy Literacy strategies Numeracy strategies




Inclusive education / mainstreaming Multicultural education Education: care & counselling of students Bullying & anti-bullying strategies




Truancy & anti-truancy strategies Exclusions / dropping out of school Organization & management of education Admissions procedures




Curriculum planning & development Examinations & assessment Schools inspection (& preparing for inspection) Funding of education & student finance




Teaching staff Teacher assessment Non-teaching & support staff School/community relations & school/home relations




School governors & school boards Students & student organisations Schools Pre-school & kindergarten




Primary & middle schools Secondary schools Independent schools, private education Faith (religious) schools




Higher & further education, tertiary education Colleges of further education Colleges of higher education Universities




Teacher training Adult education, continuous learning Open learning, home learning, distance education Careers guidance




Industrial or vocational training Teaching of specific groups & persons with special educational needs Teaching of physically disabled students Teaching of hearing-impaired students




Teaching of visually impaired students Teaching of students with specific learning difficulties / needs Teaching of dyslexic students Teaching of autistic students




Teaching of students with emotional & behavioural difficulties Teaching of gifted students Teaching of students with English as a second language (TESOL) Teaching skills & techniques




Teaching of a specific subject Teachers' classroom resources & material Educational equipment & technology, computer-aided learning (CAL) Extra-curricular activities




Educational visits & field trips Study & learning skills: general Politics & government Political science & theory




Comparative politics Political ideologies Anarchism Marxism & Communism




Socialism & left-of-centre democratic ideologies Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies Conservatism & right-of-centre democratic ideologies Nationalism




Fascism & Nazism Religious & theocratic ideologies Political structure & processes Constitution: government & the state




Elections & referenda Political leaders & leadership Political structures: democracy Political structures: totalitarianism & dictatorship




Political parties Political manifestos Public administration Central government




Central government policies Regional government Regional government policies International relations




Diplomacy Arms negotiation & control Espionage & secret services Geopolitics




International institutions United Nations & UN agencies EU & European institutions Political control & freedoms




Human rights Civil rights & citizenship Freedom of information & freedom of speech Land rights




Religious freedom / freedom of worship Public opinion & polls Political campaigning & advertising Propaganda




Political oppression & persecution Political activism Pressure groups & lobbying Demonstrations & protest movements




Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) Political subversion Terrorism, armed struggle Political assassinations




Terrorist attack Revolutionary groups & movements Armed conflict Political corruption




Warfare & defence Theory of warfare & military science Land forces & warfare Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare




Naval forces & warfare Air forces & warfare Special & elite forces Military administration




Defence strategy, planning & research Military intelligence Military tactics Civil defence




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War crimes Mercenaries Prisoners of war Mutiny


Military veterans Combat / defence skills & manuals