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behavioural science

the application of scientific methods to the study of the behaviour of organisms
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behavioural science(s)

(especially in the US) the science or sciences of human and animal BEHAVIOUR. While sometimes suggested as an appropriate label for the social sciences as a whole (including psychology and political science as well as sociology), the close association of the term with BEHAVIOURISM has meant that there has been no general acceptance of the term, and little, if any, acceptance of it within sociology
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The conference was organized for developing synergy between the researchers and practitioners of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences so that indigenous resources could be efficiently capitalized.
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Dave Robinson, head of the Behavioural Sciences department presented the awards to the students.
In coining the term 'behavioural science' in 1949, Miller sought to describe the study of human behaviour in a way that would be acceptable to both biological and social scientists.
Head of Department of Behavioural Sciences Dr Aneela Maqsood presented souvenir to Yasir Masood Afaq as a token of appreciation.
The committee members included Dean Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences Dr Zakaria Zakir, Principal College of Earth and Environmental Sciences Dr Sajid Rasheed and member syndicate Punjab University Dr Mehboob Hussain, they informed.
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