1. socialism a political theory advocating state ownership of industry
  2. social process a process involved in the formation of groups of persons
  3. social democracy the belief in a gradual transition from capitalism to socialism by democratic means
  4. social worker someone employed to provide social services
  5. social contract an agreement that results in the organization of society
  6. social work any of various services designed to aid the poor and aged and to increase the welfare of children
  7. social class people having the same social, economic, or educational status
  8. social insurance government provision for unemployed, injured, or aged people
  9. social secretary a personal secretary who handles your social correspondence and appointments
  10. Special Olympics an athletic contest modeled after the Olympic Games but intended for mentally or physically handicapped persons
  11. social policy a policy of for dealing with social issues
  12. social group people sharing some social relation
  13. bookmark a marker (a piece of paper or ribbon) placed between the pages of a book to mark the reader's place
  14. Social Security social welfare program in the U.S.
  15. Simon Marks English businessman who created a retail chain (1888-1964)
  16. social gathering a gathering for the purpose of promoting fellowship
  17. social intercourse communication between individuals
  18. social service an organized activity to improve the condition of disadvantaged people in society
  19. social psychology the branch of psychology that studies persons and their relationships with others and with groups and with society as a whole
  20. social movement a group of people with a common ideology who try together to achieve certain general goals