The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology / Edition 1

The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology / Edition 1

by George Ritzer
     
 

ISBN-10: 1405124334

ISBN-13: 9781405124331

Pub. Date: 12/28/2006

Publisher: Wiley

The BLACKWELL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF SOCIOLOGY will be published in 2006. Arranged across eleven volumes in A-Z format, it will be the reference source for students, researchers, and academics in the field. This ground-breaking project will bring together specially commissioned entries written and edited by an international team of the world's best scholars and teachers.

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The BLACKWELL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF SOCIOLOGY will be published in 2006. Arranged across eleven volumes in A-Z format, it will be the reference source for students, researchers, and academics in the field. This ground-breaking project will bring together specially commissioned entries written and edited by an international team of the world's best scholars and teachers. It will provide: Clear, concise, expert definitions and explanations of the key concepts An essential reference for expert and newcomer alike, with entries ranging from extended explorations of major topics to short definitions of key terms Materials that have historically defined the discipline, but also more recent developments, significantly updating the store of sociological knowledge Introductions to sociological theories and research that have developed outside of the United States and Western Europe Sophisticated cross-referencing and search facilities Lexicon by subject area, bibliography, and index.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405124331
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/28/2006
Pages:
6384
Product dimensions:
10.90(w) x 16.60(h) x 8.30(d)

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Table of Contents

Contributors.

Introduction.

Entries in alphabetical order (each volume A-E / F-K / etc) including cross references and further reading and ranging from 500-6000 words per entry.

Lexicon by subject area.

Bibliography.

Index

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