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A Dictionary of Sociology By Professor Gordon Marshall

A Dictionary of Sociology
by Professor Gordon Marshall

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Presenting a comprehensive dictionary of sociology, this title is suitable for those new to the subject, and also to more advanced students as well as teachers. Its features include: over 2500 entries; includes major concepts from related disciplines; international coverage of terms, methods, and concepts; and more.
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A Dictionary of Sociology by Professor Gordon Marshall

This is the most comprehensive and authoritative dictionary of sociology available in a single volume. Compiled by an expert team of sociologists under the editorship of Gordon Marshall, this new edition has been fully revised and updated. Ideal for those new to the subject, it will also be invaluable to more advanced students as well as teachers. The features includes: over 2500 entries; covering a wide-range - includes major concepts from related disciplines; international coverage of terms, methods, and concepts; biographical entries on major figures; related terms from psychology, economics, anthropology, philosophy, and political science; and contains many substantial entries which are particularly helpful for students The revision extends coverage of areas such as cultural studies and identity, mass media, nationalism, and developments in sociological research in the US. New entries include: administrative theory, broken window thesis, child abuse, consumer society, cultural studies, diaspora, Hans Eysenck, Goldthorpe Class Scheme, hooliganism, Internet, Japanization, McDonaldization, multi-level models, quality of life, reflexive modernization, sequence analysis, sustainable development, and victimology.

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A Dictionary of Sociology Reviews


Readers and especially beginning readers of sociology can scarcely do better than turn to Gordon Marshall's dictionary. There is no better single-volume compilation for an up-to-date, readable and authoritative source of definitions, summaries and references in contemporary sociology A. H. Halsey

About Professor Gordon Marshall



Gordon Marshall has been Official Fellow in Sociology at Nuffield College, Oxford since 1993, and is Visiting Professor at the Universities of Stockholm and Trondheim and the Central European University in Prague.

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GOR001219505
A Dictionary of Sociology by Professor Gordon Marshall
Professor Gordon Marshall
Oxford Paperback Reference
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Oxford University Press
1998-09-17
720
0192800817
9780192800817
N/A
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