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By G. Mitchell

ISBN-10: 0202308782

ISBN-13: 9780202308784

ISBN-10: 1138518433

ISBN-13: 9781138518438

Designed specially to fulfill the wishes of rookies in the entire social sciences, "A New Dictionary of the Social Sciences" follows its hugely profitable exotic predecessor at the beginning issued as "A Dictionary of Sociology" first released in 1968. a few of the entries were revised and up-to-date to maintain abreast of the proliferation within the vocabulary of the social sciences. the amount is still on first-class unmarried resource for definitions in social learn. The entries contain social mental phrases, phrases in social and cultural anthropology, phrases universal to political technological know-how, social management and social paintings. within the collection of phrases, a beneficiant definition of social technology used to be hired, making the dictionary a really helpful reference resource for all novices within the social sciences. a few phrases are defined fairly in brief whereas others are given long therapy, in accordance with the additional assumptions that a few sociological phrases can suggest. therefore, lengthy entries are given on phrases, reminiscent of 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 USA. greater than a word list, "A New Dictionary of the Social Sciences" is helping the coed comprehend many of the theoretical issues underlying using sociological phrases, in addition to whatever in their background, and consequently resembles an encyclopaedia in its scope and intensity of information.

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