social relation


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n social relation a relation between living organisms (especially between people)
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  • Albert Einstein
    “At the same time, as social beings, we are moved in the relations with our fellow beings by such feelings as sympathy, pride, hate, need for power, pity, and so on.”
  • Karl Marx
    “All social rules and all relations between individuals are eroded by a cash economy, avarice drags Pluto himself out of the bowels of the earth.”
  • George W. Russell
    George W. Russell
    “Any relations in a social order will endure, if there is infused into them some of that spirit of human sympathy which qualifies life for immortality.”
  • Mark Twain
    “I know all those people. I have friendly, social, and criminal relations with the whole lot of them.”


In literature:

What relations do they bear in each case to the habits of life, the domestic arrangements, and the social arrangements?
"Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I" by Herbert Spencer
In all social relations the Babylonian women had remarkable freedom.
"The Truth About Woman" by C. Gasquoine Hartley
As a wholly personal and subjective matter, social relations do not concern it.
"The Religious Sentiment" by Daniel G. Brinton
It is easy to say that the native women should go to them, establish friendly social relations, and in this way influence them.
"A Stake in the Land" by Peter Alexander Speek
Our present concern is to recognize the relation of the divided churches to the divided social life of the community.
"The Evolution of the Country Community" by Warren H. Wilson
What is the relation of "enlightened absolutism" to social progress?
"History of Human Society" by Frank W. Blackmar
For they related to youths whose names she knew as children of the socially elect.
"In the Heart of a Fool" by William Allen White
Our social relations have thereby been thrown into a state of unrest, fermentation and dissolution never known before.
"Woman under socialism" by August Bebel
Always the proprietors maintained the most unique relations, business and social, with their patrons.
"Seaport in Virginia" by Gay Montague Moore
But, you will say, we destroy the most hallowed of relations, when we replace home education by social.
"Manifesto of the Communist Party" by Karl Marx

In news:

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CNN's Kiran Chetry explores how kids are socialized and how that relates to bullying.
Facebook is tightly integrated into the new iPhone 5 and related software Apple released today, bringing deeper social features to Apple's devices.
Tech stocks related to social media, like Groupon and Zynga, see shares rise after Facebook IPO.
David Carr, media columnist for The New York Times, thinks that brands can become more honest, relatable, even humble by using social media platforms such as Twitter.
If you're using social media to follow the presidential campaign or even if you're related to someone else who's doing that, there's a good chance your cellphone got spammed Tuesday night with an anti-Obama text message.
Issues related to energy and the environment represent a critical, broadly defined area of inquiry in the 21st century, one of tremendous and growing scientific, social, and economic importance.
The American Academy of Pediatrics has identified food security as one of the top health-related social issues that should be addressed in a pediatric visit.
Last week I wrote about the value of play as it relates to socialization and maturation.
She's a public relations officer for the Fernandina Beach Pirates Club, a public service and social club that has been around for 35 years.
The Institute for Public Relation s (IPR) today launched a free online research center focused on the science of social media at
Advertising, public relations, branding, web design, social media, and more.

In science:

Performance Comparison Between Simple Random Walk and MTO-Sampler We started by comparing the performance of Simple Random Walk (SRW) and MTO-Sampler over real-world social networks using all three performance measures described above - KL-divergence, relative error vs. query cost, and theoretical mixing time.
Faster Random Walks By Rewiring Online Social Networks On-The-Fly
Boulet, R., Jouve, B., Rossi, F., Villa, N.: Batch kernel SOM and related laplacian methods for social network analysis.
On-line relational SOM for dissimilarity data
As noted above, in the social network theory separate variables are assigned to the units and to the relations between them .
Around the gap between sociophysics and sociology
A lot of works related to this social aspect of language appeared recently, following a seminal paper by L.
Viability of an elementary syntactic structure in a population playing Naming Games
Also shared content in social media like Twitter move and diffuse relatively fast as stated by Yang et al. .
Losing My Revolution: How Many Resources Shared on Social Media Have Been Lost?