Compare, distinguish and explain what is the difference between Sociology and Psychology.

Difference between Sociology and Psychology

1. Sociology is a general science. Psychology is a special science.

2. Sociology studies social relationship, social institution or all aspects of man and society. Psychology is the science of human mind and mental process is the subject matter of Psychology.

3. Primary concern of sociology is group behavior. Primary concern of psychology is individual behavior.

4. Sociology uses questionnaire methods. Psychology uses experimental method.

5. Sociology is a young science. Psychology is older than sociology.

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