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By G. Mitchell

ISBN-10: 0202308782

ISBN-13: 9780202308784

ISBN-10: 1138518433

ISBN-13: 9781138518438

Designed in particular to fulfill the desires of rookies in all of the social sciences, "A New Dictionary of the Social Sciences" follows its hugely winning individual predecessor first and foremost issued as "A Dictionary of Sociology" first released in 1968. a number of the entries were revised and up to date to maintain abreast of the proliferation within the vocabulary of the social sciences. the quantity continues to be on first-class unmarried resource for definitions in social examine. The entries comprise social mental phrases, phrases in social and cultural anthropology, phrases universal to political technology, social management and social paintings. within the number of phrases, a beneficiant definition of social technological know-how was once hired, making the dictionary a really priceless reference resource for all newcomers within the social sciences. a few phrases are defined fairly in brief whereas others are given long therapy, in line with the additional assumptions that a few sociological phrases can indicate. hence, lengthy entries are given on phrases, reminiscent of authority, consensus, phenomenology, function, social stratification, structuralism, while brief and succinct entries suffice for phrases such, as agnate, eidos, or mores. a couple of brief biographical sketches also are integrated. The individuals are all students operating in universities, predominantly within the uk and the us. greater than a word list, "A New Dictionary of the Social Sciences" is helping the coed comprehend the various theoretical issues underlying using sociological phrases, in addition to anything in their heritage, and as a result resembles an encyclopaedia in its scope and intensity of information.

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