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The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology by Bryan S. Turner (Editor)
(Credo eBook) Providing an authoritative and comprehensive overview of the classical and the contemporary, this dictionary offers over 600 entries, from concise definitions to discursive essays, written by leading international academics.
Publication Date: 2006-08-14
Core Concepts in Sociology by J. Michael Ryan (Editor)
(Credo Reference) Comprehensive guide to the essential concepts relevant to the current study of the discipline and wider social science. Coverage includes concepts ranging from aging to capitalism, democracy to economic sociology, epistemology to everyday life, media to risk, stigma and much more.
Publication Date: 2018-10-22
A Dictionary of Sociology by John Scott
(Oxford eBook) The Dictionary of Sociology was first published in 1994 and contains more than 2,500 entries on the terminology, methods, concepts, and thinkers in the field, as well as from the related fields of psychology, economics, anthropology, philosophy, and political science.
Publication Date: 2014-10-01