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How people work

Our knowledge of human beings as creatures continues to grow, and this section provides some interesting background on what makes us tick, including topics such as how our minds work and sociology.  Click on each section heading to find out more!


We all have it. But what is it? This section explores this fascinating topic.

 How our minds work

We have made significant progress in our understanding of the human mind in recent decades, but unravelling the complexities of the human mind remains one of the great challenges for modern science.


Sociology is the study of human social activity and how our relationships affect our behaviour.


Psychology is the study of the mind, partly through the study of people's behaviour.  It studies the behaviour of both individuals and groups of people.


How the human body works and how we function as creatures.




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