QuestionsCategory: Sociological Foundation of EducationWhat is educational sociology according to George Payne?
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Definition of Educational Sociology

Educational Sociology has been defined by many authors in the field. These are as so following:
“All education proceed by the participation of the individual in the social consciousness of the races.” Brown
“The sociology of education may be defined as a study of relations between education and sociology. Education is an activity which goes on in society, and its aims and method depend on the nature of the society, in which it takes place.” Ottaway
“Educational Sociology is a science that describes and discusses processes of a social relation which give experience to an individual and organizes a society.” George Penn
The definitions by the researchers are proof that educational sociology is the amalgamation of both education and society. It focuses on the mutual relations and interests which make education dependent on sociology. Read more >>>