The sociology of friendship as an area of research: origins and prospects: introduction to the thematic section

Yadova M.A.


The article considers the emergence of a special branch of social science – the sociology of friendship. Within the framework of a broad historical context, the research area and key issues of this subdiscipline are analyzed.


friendship; forms of friendship; sociology of friendship; social relationships; interpersonal interaction.

DOI: 10.31249/rsoc/2021.04.01

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