The Behavioral Sciences

Behavioural science (or Behavioral science) is a term that encompasses all the disciplines that explore the activities of and interactions among organisms in the natural world. It involves the systematic analysis and investigation of human and animal behaviour through controlled and naturalistic experimental observations and rigorous formulations.

Behavioural sciences includes two broad categories: Neural-Decision sciences and SocialCommunication sciences. Decision sciences involves those disciplines primarily dealing with the decision processes and individual functioning used in the survival of organism in a social environment. These include psychology, cognitive, organization theory, psychobiology,

Communication sciences include those fields which study the communication strategies used by organisms and its dynamics between organisms in an environment. These include fields like Anthropology, Organizational behaviour,


Is the study of humanity. Anthropology has origins in the natural sciences, and the humanities. It has an emphasis on in-depth examination of context, crosscultural comparisons and the importance it places on longterm, experiential immersion in the area of research, often known as participantobservation. Cultural anthropology in particular has emphasized cultural relativity and the use of findings to frame cultural critiques. It is the cross-cultural study of


Is an academic and applied science involving the scientific study of mental functions and behavior. Psychologists study such phenomena as perception, cognition, emotion, personality, behavior, and interpersonal relationships. Psychology also refers to the application of such knowledge to various spheres of human activity, including issues related to everyday life (e.g. family, education, and employment) and the treatment of mental health problems. It also refers to the study of the




Sociology is a branch of the social sciences. It is an effort to use systematic methods of empirical investigation and critical analysis to develop a body of knowledge about human social activity. It is the study of the behavior of humans in groups, how and why these groups






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