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Welcome to Queens College's Department of Sociology

Our department houses two programs: Sociology and Data Analysis & Applied Social Research.

Auguste Comte (1798 – 1857) was a French philosopher credited with founding sociology.  He argued for using reasoning and science to understand society. 

Thomas Bayes (1702 – 1761) was an English philosopher who theorized about the process of updating beliefs based on new information or data.  


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