Rhode Island Resource Directory

A Guide to Services Associated with RI 2-1-1

Social Sciences Clubs/Societies

Code: PS-8200.8200

Programs that provide organized opportunities for individuals to pursue their interest in any of the social sciences including anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, psychology and sociology, often through the medium of a club or society that is under the leadership of people who are knowledgeable in the subject. Activities may include lectures, slide shows and other presentations that provide information about specific topics; opportunities for members to share and/or discuss their own work on issues in the subject area; field trips, where relevant; and other activities that promote the study and appreciation of the social sciences among members. Included are Internet-based virtual clubs, WebRings devoted to the subject and clubs where members meet face-to-face.

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