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Sage Publications

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Works: 592 works in 681 publications in 1 language and 110,454 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  Reference works  Handbooks and manuals  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: QA76.575, 302.23403
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Encyclopedia of social welfare history in North America by Dr. John M. M Herrick( file )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
"The Encyclopedia of Social Welfare History in North America is a unique reference work that provides readers with basic information about the history of social welfare in Canada, Mexico, and the United States. The intent of the encyclopedia is to provide readers with information about how these three nations have dealt with social welfare issues, some similar across borders, others unique, as well as to describe important events, developments, and the lives and work of some key contributors to social welfare developments. In choosing a continental focus, editors John M. Herrick and Paul H. Stuart encourage readers to explore cross-national and comparative work in the development of social welfare history." "The encyclopedia defines social welfare broadly to include education, informal mutual assistance, the development of the social work profession, and voluntary charitable activities as well as state supported public welfare activities. The coverage is broad and interdisciplinary, including the fields of anthropology, health sciences, history, political science, social work, and sociology." "No other reference work takes this unique approach, and as such, this will be a much needed acquisition for any academic or large public library with a social science collection. Beginning students as well as established scholars will find this an invaluable starting point for investigations into new areas of inquiry."--Jacket
The encyclopedia of libertarianism ( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Provides an introduction to and compendium of libertarian scholarship via a series of brief articles on the historical, sociological, and economic aspects of libertarianism within the broader context
Encyclopedia of multicultural psychology ( file )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
This encyclopedia presents a thorough overview of the psychology of racial, ethnic, and minority issues in the United States. It covers the breadth of psychology viewed through the lens of the racial and ethnic minority experience. An excellent resource for those interested in improving their awareness and comprehension of cultural practices prevalent among and between all people
Encyclopedia of white-collar & corporate crime by Lawrence M. M Salinger( file )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Covers the history of white-collar and corporate crime. Serves as a general and non-technical resource for criminology and history students, librarians, and professors to understand the development of white-collar and corporate crime in the U.S. as well as internationally; to appreciate the business forces that can affect daily life; and to initiate educational discussion brought forth by the specific historical and topical articles presented in the work
Encyclopedia of political communication by Lynda Lee Kaid( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Discusses the major theoretical approaches to the field, including direct and limited effects theories, agenda-setting theories, sociological theories, framing and priming theories, and other past and present conceptualizations. Focuses on important political messages such as political speeches, televised political advertising, political posters and print advertising, televised political debates, and Internet sites
Encyclopedia of perception by E. Bruce Goldstein( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
A comprehensive overview of the field of perception presenting two parallel and interacting approaches: the psychophysical, or determining the relationship between stimuli in the environment and perception, and the physiological, or locating the biological systems responsible for perception
Encyclopedia of race and crime ( file )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
"The encyclopedia is designed to provide reference material and an introduction to historical and contemporary race and crime topics. It supports study, research, and instruction by presenting brief overviews and references to more in-depth presentations in other published sources. ... The encyclopedia includes entries related to race and crime that are organized in the Reader's Guide as follows: Biographies, Cases, Concepts and Theories, Corrections, Courts, Drugs, Juvenile Justice, Media, Organizations, Police, Public Policy, Race Riots, Specific Populations, Violence and Crime."--Pubr. website
Juvenile crime and justice ( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Presents arguments both in favor of and opposed to various treatments, programs, and punishments, examining issues such as youth curfews, juveniles in adult courts, legal representation for juveniles, juvenile boot camps, group homes, and out-of-home placement
Encyclopedia of death and the human experience by Clifton D. (Dow) Bryant( file )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 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
Encyclopedia of industrial and organizational psychology by Steven G. G Rogelberg( file )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Presents a thorough overview of the cross-disciplinary field of industrial and organizational psychology for students, researchers, and professionals in the areas of psychology, business, management, and human resources. Covers cutting-edge topics such as terrorism at work and cyber-loafing as well as timeless topics such as employee selection techniques, performance management, leadership, diversity, career development, compensation and work rewards, and much more
Handbook of families and poverty by D. Russell Crane( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Covers hotly debated issues associated with public policy and funded research as they relate to families and poverty
Encyclopedia of epidemiology by Sarah Boslaugh( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
"The Encyclopedia of Epidemiology presents state-of-the-art information from the field of epidemiology in a less technical and accessible style and format. With more than 600 entries, no single reference provides as comprehensive a resource in as focused and appropriate manner. The entries cover every major facet of epidemiology, from risk ratios to case-control studies to mediating and moderating variables, and much more. Relevant topics from related fields such as biostatistics and health economics are also included. Key Features Presents a Reader's Guide to organize entries around themes or specific topics and easily guide users to areas of interest Offers cross-referenced terms, a brief listing of Further Readings, and stable Web site URLs following most entries Provides appendices that include a general bibliography to build on Further Readings, an annotated list of organizations relevant to epidemiology, the standard statistical tables used in epidemiology (t-distribution, F-table, normal [z] distribution, chi-square, etc.), and flow charts to aid researchers in selecting an appropriate study design This resource is a must-have for students, practitioners, researchers, and the informed public who want to know more about health and disease and related topics."--Publisher's website
Handbook of work stress ( file )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
The Handbook of Work Stress focuses primarily on identifying the different sources of work stress across different contexts and individuals
Encyclopedia of human relationships by Harry T Reis( file )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Major themes include: Cognitive Processes in Relationships, Communication ocesses, Creating and Maintaining Closeness, The Dark Side of Relationships, Dating, Courtship, and Marriage, Emotion Processes in Relationships, Family, Friendship and Caregiving in Adulthood, Health and the Biology of Relationships, Methods for Studying Relationships, Personality and Individual Differences, Prevention and Repair of Relationship Problems, Psychological Processes, Sexuality, Social Context of Relationships, Social Relations in Childhood and Adolescence, Theoretical Approaches to Studying Relationships, Types of Relationships
Encyclopedia of governance by Mark Bevir( file )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
This encyclopedia provides a one-stop point of reference for the diverse and complex topics surrounding governance. It concentrates primarily on topics related to the changing nature and role of the state in recent times, and the ways in which these have been conceptualised
Encyclopedia of law and higher education by Dr. Charles J Russo( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
A comprehensive source on the law of higher education. Includes excerpts from key court cases
Encyclopedia of leadership by George R. R Goethals( file )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
"The editors' eclectic, interdisciplinary, and global approach goes far beyond the usual literature on management to create a broad foundation for this developing field, drawing concepts and examples from religion, philosophy, business, politics, the arts, and other fields. Entries are often accompanied by sidebars with excerpts from primary texts and by pull quotes with stimulating epigrams. Many articles include extended case studies of leaders ranging from Alexander the Great to Louis B. Mayer."--"Reference that rocks," American Libraries, May 2005
Encyclopedia of geographic information science by Karen K Kemp( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
In addition to contributions from some of the best-recognized scholars in GIScience, this volume contains contributions from experts in GIS' supporting disciplines who explore how their disciplinary perspectives are expanded within the context of GIScience
Encyclopedia of new media : an essential reference to communication and technology by Steve Jones( file )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
"From ARPANET to the World Wide Web, the Encyclopedia of New Media presents more than 250 entries that explain the key terms, concepts, trends, and buzzwords that have become the everyday language of the Internet and global society. Edited by Steve Jones, one of the leading scholars in and founders of the new media field, the Encyclopedia explores the evolution and revolution in digital communications and human-computer interaction from an interdisciplinary, historical, social, and global perspective."
Encyclopedia of social media and politics by Kerric Harvey( file )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
This work explores how the rise of social media is altering politics both in the United States and in key moments, movement, and places around the world. Its scope encompasses the disruptive technologies and activities that are changing basic patterns in American politics
 
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