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Bryant, Clifton D. 1932-

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Works: 57 works in 255 publications in 1 language and 10,182 library holdings
Genres: Reference works  Encyclopedias  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Creator
Classifications: HQ1073, 306.9
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Publications by Clifton D Bryant
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Most widely held works by Clifton D Bryant
Handbook of death & dying by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,113 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 )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 851 libraries worldwide
21st century sociology : a reference handbook ( Book )
26 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
V. 1. = The sociological perspective --The history of sociology : the European perspective --The history of sociology : the North American perspective -- Sociological theory in the 21st century -- Asian sociology -- Sociology in Canada -- European sociology -- British sociology -- Qualitative methodology -- Comparative historical sociology -- The sociology of culture -- The sociology of socialization -- Social psychology -- The sociology of social structure -- The sociology of group dynamics -- The sociology of organization -- Industrial sociology -- The sociology of voluntary associations -- The sociology of social networks -- Work and occupations -- The sociology of racial and ethnic relations -- The sociology of gender -- The sociology of sexuality -- The sociology of love, courtship, and dating -- Marriage and divorce in the United States -- Family sociology in the 21st century -- The sociology of religion -- The sociology of education -- Medical sociology -- The sociology of law -- Military sociology -- Social problems -- The sociology of deviance -- Sexual deviance -- Criminology -- The sociology of gambling -- Alcohol abuse and alcoholism -- The sociology of drug use -- Juvenile delinquency -- The sociology of corrections -- Human ecology -- The sociology of community -- Rural sociology -- Urban sociology in the 21st century -- The sociology of migration -- The sociology of development -- Demography -- The sociology of social indicators -- The sociology of collective behavior -- Social movements -- Mass communications -- Social change -- Dynamic systems theory
The social dimensions of work by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
8 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Khaki-collar crime : deviant behavior in the military context by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
6 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Encyclopedia of death and the human experience by Dennis L Peck( Book )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 365 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
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 363 libraries worldwide
Social problems today : dilemmas and dissensus by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
8 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
Deviant behavior : occupational and organizational bases by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
10 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
Deviancy and the family by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
10 editions published between 1973 and 1981 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Sexual deviancy in social context ( Book )
5 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 )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 255 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 240 libraries worldwide
Introductory sociology; selected readings for the college scene by Fuad Baali( Book )
7 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
The Routledge handbook of deviant behavior by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
9 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 181 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 )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
The purpose of this report is to present the results of a crime victimization survey conducted among Virginia residents. The description of the findings is divided into four sections: criminal victimization experiences, reporting of victimizations, attitudes toward crime, and crime prevention and protection measures. The report is offered as a source of information about the extent of criminality in Virginia and the attitudes and experiences of Virginia citizens relative to crime and crime prevention. While the study focused exclusively on residents of Virginia, comparisons with national data and references to other victimization studies are occasionally presented. The report studies community attitudes in relationship to age, education, social status, sex, employment, and community size. Over one-third of the respondent group had family members who had been victims of crime within the past year. The great majority of these crimes were property-related, with 6% of the households having individuals who had fallen victim to violent crimes. The overall rate of criminal victimization was somewhat higher than reported in earlier national surveys. Crime victimization was somewhat greater in urban communities than rural communities, especially in regard to property victimization. In terms of general trends, the likelihood of being victimized was highest for people up to age 29 and declined with each successive age group. The lowest incidence of total victimization occurred in the lowest educational category and moved up with each successively higher educational bracket, with the exception of a very minor drop between the "post high school" and "college" categories. (Tes)
21st century sociology : a reference handbook ( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 20 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 )
6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Review: "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 by Clifton D Bryant( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Encyclopedia of criminology and deviant behavior ( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
 
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Bryant, Clifton 1932-
Bryant, Clifton D.
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