The Penguin Dictionary of Sociology: Fifth Edition

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The ultimate sociological resource

Written by three eminent professors, this reference has been updated to reflect the shifts of sociological thought in the last five years, making it the most comprehensive, authoritative, and up-to-date dictionary of sociology available.

Now completely revised to include new information in this fast-changing field, the dictionary presents concise entries taht are...

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Overview

The ultimate sociological resource

Written by three eminent professors, this reference has been updated to reflect the shifts of sociological thought in the last five years, making it the most comprehensive, authoritative, and up-to-date dictionary of sociology available.

Now completely revised to include new information in this fast-changing field, the dictionary presents concise entries taht are enhanced by discussion of issues, alternatives and theory.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780141013756
  • Publisher: Viking Penguin
  • Publication date: 8/29/2006
  • Series: Dictionary, Penguin Series
  • Edition description: Fifth Edition, Revised
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 496
  • Sales rank: 1,412,864
  • Product dimensions: 5.20 (w) x 7.82 (h) x 0.88 (d)

Meet the Author

Nicholas Abercrombie is emeritus fellow of sociology at Lancaster University.
Stephen Hill is the principal of Royal Holloway, University of London.
Bryan S. Turner is professor of sociology at Cambridge University.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 9, 2011

    Just what you need if your a sociology major!

    Its a sociology Bible.

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