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By G. Mitchell

ISBN-10: 0202308782

ISBN-13: 9780202308784

ISBN-10: 1138518433

ISBN-13: 9781138518438

Designed specially to satisfy the wishes of rookies in the entire social sciences, "A New Dictionary of the Social Sciences" follows its hugely profitable special predecessor firstly issued as "A Dictionary of Sociology" first released in 1968. some 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 collection of phrases, a beneficiant definition of social technological know-how was once hired, making the dictionary a really invaluable reference resource for all rookies within the social sciences. a few phrases are defined rather in short whereas others are given long remedy, based on the extra assumptions that a few sociological phrases can indicate. hence, lengthy entries are given on phrases, resembling authority, consensus, phenomenology, position, 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 members are all students operating in universities, predominantly within the uk and the us. greater than a thesaurus, "A New Dictionary of the Social Sciences" is helping the scholar comprehend a few of the theoretical issues underlying using sociological phrases, in addition to anything in their heritage, and for this reason resembles an encyclopaedia in its scope and intensity of information.

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