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Dictionary of the social sciences

Dictionary of the social sciences

Author: Craig J Calhoun; Oxford University Press.
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.
Series: Oxford Reference Online.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publisher description: Featuring over 1,800 concise definitions of key terms, the Dictionary of the Social Sciences is the most comprehensive, authoritative single-volume work of its kind. With coverage on the vocabularies of anthropology, sociology, political science, economics, human geography, cultural studies, and Marxism, the Dictionary is an integrated, easy-to-use, A-to-Z reference tool. Designed for students  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic dictionaries
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dictionary of the social sciences.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2002
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Craig J Calhoun; Oxford University Press.
ISBN: 0195123719 9780195123715 9780199891184 0199891184
OCLC Number: 45505995
Language Note: English.
Description: xvi 563 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: Editorial board --
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Preface --
Dictionary of the social sciences --
Series Title: Oxford Reference Online.
Responsibility: edited by Craig Calhoun.
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This dictionary will be a one-volume work comprising over 1,700 entries ranging from fifty to five hundred words. The intended audience for the work are students and scholars who need ready access to  Read more...


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