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behavioural science

the application of scientific methods to the study of the behaviour of organisms

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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Mohammad Sultan was presented a detailed presentation and gave answers to the questions of participants about the out lines, objectives and structure of the proposed curriculum of Behavioural Sciences.
The talk will be given by Dr Gamal Salah Mousa, Consultant Psychiatry, in cooperation of Hanaa Fathi, Psychologist, and Khaled Al Marzouqi, Social Worker at the Behavioural Sciences Pavilion.
Dave Robinson, head of the Behavioural Sciences department presented the awards to the students.
Miller credits the concern among politicians to the fact that the United States was lagging behind the Soviet Union in the development of the behavioural sciences, just as they were in space science (NAS Behavioral Science Committee, 1958).
The teaching of behavioural sciences in the family medicine residency programs in Canada and in the United States.