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Dictionary of the social sciences

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 and nonspecialists, it examines classic and contemporary scholarship including basic terms, concepts, theories, schools of thought, methodologies, issues, and controversies. As a true dictionary, it also contains concise, jargon-free definitions that explain the rich, sometimes complex language of these increasingly visible fields
Print Book, English, 2002
Oxford University Press, New York, 2002
Dictionary
xvi 563 pages ; 26 cm
9780195123715, 9780199891184, 0195123719, 0199891184
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Editorial board
Editors and contributors
Preface
Dictionary of the social sciences
Bibliography
English