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Descriptor in English: Sociobiology
Descriptor in Spanish: Sociobiología
Descriptor in Portuguese: Sociobiologia
Descriptor in French: Sociobiologie
Tree number(s): F04.096.939
H01.158.273.866
Scope note: The comparative study of social organization in animals including humans, especially with regard to its genetic basis and evolutionary history. (Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
History Note: 2003
See also the descriptors: Biological Evolution MeSH
Genetics, Behavioral MeSH
DeCS UI: 37629
Descriptor UI: D035503
Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/03
Revision Date: 2010/06/28
Sociobiology - Preferred
Concept UI M0389924
Scope note The comparative study of social organization in animals including humans, especially with regard to its genetic basis and evolutionary history. (Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)
Preferred term Sociobiology



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