Definition of sociogeny in English:

sociogeny

noun

  • The origin and development of society (now rare); (in later use) (in the terminology of F. Fanon) the origin or development of a person or thing as a result of social factors.

Pronunciation

sociogeny

/ˌsəʊʃɪˈɒdʒɪni/ /ˌsəʊsɪˈɒdʒɪni/

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Atlantic Monthly.