Definition of biosociology in English:

biosociology

noun

Social Sciences
  • The study of how interacting social and biological factors influence human behaviour; specifically a branch of study which uses knowledge or methods from the life sciences to analyse and interpret social behaviour.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in State Hospitals Bulletin. From bio- + sociology, probably originally after French bio-sociologie.

Pronunciation

biosociology

/bʌɪəʊʃɪˈɒlədʒi//bʌɪəʊsəʊˌsəʊsɪˈɒlədʒi/