"Social Problems" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Situations affecting a significant number of people, that are believed to be sources of difficulty or threaten the stability of the community, and that require programs of amelioration.
- Social Problems
- Problem, Social
- Problems, Social
- Social Problem
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Social Problems".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Social Problems".
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