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Bryant, Clifton D. 1932-

Overview
Works: 65 works in 214 publications in 1 language and 9,046 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator
Classifications: HQ1073, 306.9
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Most widely held works by Clifton D Bryant
Handbook of death & dying ( Book )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,099 libraries worldwide
"More than 100 scholars contributed to this carefully researched, well-organized, informative, and multi-disciplinary source on death studies. Volume 1, "The Presence of Death," examines the cultural, historical, and societal frameworks of death, such as the universal fear of death, spirituality and varioius religions, the legal definition of death, suicide, and capital punishment. Volume 2, "The Response to Death," covers such topics as rites and ceremonies, grief and bereavement, and legal matters after death."--"The Top 20 Reference Titles of the Year," American Libraries, May 2004
Encyclopedia of criminology and deviant behavior ( Book )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 879 libraries worldwide
21st century sociology : a reference handbook ( Book )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
21st Century Sociology: A Reference Handbook provides a concise forum through which the vast array of knowledge accumulated, particularly during the past three decades, can be organized into a single definitive resource. The two volumes of this Reference Handbook focus on the corpus of knowledge garnered in traditional areas of sociological inquiry, as well as document the general orientation of the newer and currently emerging areas of sociological inquiry
The social dimensions of work by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
6 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Khaki-collar crime : deviant behavior in the military context by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Social problems today : dilemmas and dissensus by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
8 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
Sexual deviancy and social proscription : the social context of carnal behavior by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
Encyclopedia of death and the human experience by Clifton D. (Dow) Bryant( Book )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 361 libraries worldwide
From "abortion" to "zombies," this two-volume encyclopedia contains some 330 entries that provide an interdisciplinary and cross-cultural exploration of death, dying, and death related behavior, encompassing the causes of death and the nature of the actions and emotions surrounding death among the living. Editors Bryant (sociology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State U.) and Peck (sociology, U. of Alabama) developed their thanatology encyclopedia around the following categories: conceptualization of death, dying, and the human experience; arts, media, and popular culture; causes of death; coping with loss and grief; cross-cultural perspectives; developmental and demographic perspectives; disposition of the deceased; funerals and death-related activities; legal matters; mass death; process of dying; religion; rituals, ceremonies, and celebrations; suicide, euthanasia, and homicide; theories and concepts; and unworldly entities and events. A few examples of specific topics include alcohol use and death, ambiguous loss and unresolved grief, ancient Egyptian beliefs and traditions, assassination, body disposition, brain death, burial at sea, commodification of death, Confucian beliefs and traditions, death care industry, death-related music, eschatology, Frankenstein, Hindu beliefs and traditions, kamikaze pilots, life expectancy, Memorial Day, orphans, race and death, school shootings, survivor guilt, taxidermy, Valhalla, wakes and visitation, and widows and widowers. Each entry includes cross-references and guides to further reading
Deviant behavior : occupational and organizational bases by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
10 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Deviancy and the family by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
10 editions published between 1973 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Sexual deviancy in social context ( Book )
4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Deviant behavior : readings in the sociology of norm violation by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
First published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
The Rural work force : non-agricultural occupations in America ( Book )
4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Introductory sociology; selected readings for the college scene by Fuad Baali( Book )
5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
The Routledge handbook of deviant behavior by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
This book presents a comprehensive, integrative, and accessible overview of the contemporary body of knowledge in the field of social deviance in the 21st century. An international mix of recognized scholars have authored & amp;nbsp;71 definitive original entries, arranged within & amp;nbsp;fifthteen thematic parts or sections, that address the range of scholarly concerns - & amp;nbsp;including theoretical, methodological, and substantive issues - & amp;nbsp;in this academic speciality
Criminal victimization and attitudes toward crime in Virginia a research report by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
The handbook of deviant behavior ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
21st century sociology : a reference handbook ( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
SAGE Reference is proud to announce 21st Century Sociology: A Reference Handbook. The field of sociological inquiry is multi-faceted in perspective, and does subsume a variety of specialty interests, as a result the literature in this discipline has developed and proliferated in a near exponential fashion. Sociology, today, has become so specialty driven in its research and theory agenda that the result is an enormous and complex body of sociological knowledge that is often considered to be unwieldy. 21st Century Sociology provides, in two volumes, a concise forum through which the vast array of knowledge accumulated, particularly during the past three decades, can be organized into a definitive resource. 21st Century Sociology focus on the corpus of knowledge garnered in traditional areas of sociological inquiry, as well as documenting the general orientation of the newer and currently emerging areas of sociological inquiry
Handbook of death & dying ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Handbook of death & dying ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
 
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Bryant, Clifton 1932-
Bryant, Clifton D.
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English (150)
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