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Social Interaction MeSH Descriptor Data 2023

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Social Interaction
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Scope Note
Process involving reciprocal response between two or more individuals. This includes the development of cooperation and competition, the influence of status and social roles, and the dynamics of group behavior, leadership, and conformity. Persistent social interaction between specific individuals leads to the formation of social relationships.
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Social Functioning
Previous Indexing
Interpersonal Relations (1978-2020)
Public MeSH Note
2021; see Interpersonal Relations 1978-2020
History Note
2021; was Interpersonal Relations 1978-2020
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Social Interaction Preferred
Social Functioning Related
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