the practice of promoting a student to the next grade despite their poor grades in order to keep them with social peers
noun 1. the psychological study of social behavior, especially of the reciprocal influence of the individual and the group with which the individual interacts. social psychology noun 1. (psychol) the area of psychology concerned with the interaction between individuals and groups and the effect of society on behaviour social psychology n. The branch of human […]
or Social Realism noun 1. a style of painting, especially of the 1930s in the U.S., in which the scenes depicted typically convey a message of social or political protest edged with satire. social realism noun 1. the use of realist art, literature, etc as a medium for social or political comment 2. another name […]
Trademark. 1. the book listing the names, addresses, clubs, etc., of the principal members of fashionable society in a given city or area.
- Social robot
noun a type of robot that has a body, can sense its environment and respond to it, has some understanding of social beings Examples An MIT team built a social robot.