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Title 21st century sociology : a reference handbook / edited by Clifton D. Bryant, Dennis L. Peck
Published Thousand Oaks : SAGE Publications, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (2 volumes) : illustrations
Series 21st century reference series (Thousand Oaks, Calif.)
21st century reference series (Thousand Oaks, Ventura County, Calif.)
Contents v. 1. The sociological perspective / Dennis L. Peck and Clifton D. Bryant -- The history of sociology : the European perspective / Gerd Nollmann and Hermann Strasser -- The history of sociology : the North American perspective / John P. Drysdale and Susan Hoecker-Drysdale -- Sociological theory in the 21st century / Jonathan H. Turner -- Asian sociology / Chikako Usui -- Sociology in Canada / Neil McLaughlin and Anthony J. Puddephatt -- European sociology / Gerd Nollmann and Hermann Strasser -- British sociology / Bryan S. Turner -- Qualitative methodology / Norman K. Denzin -- Quantitative methodology / Kenneth D. Bailey -- Comparative historical sociology / William R. Wood and John Williamson -- The sociology of culture / Lakshmi Kant Bharadwaj -- The sociology of socialization / Lee Garth Vigilant and John Williamson -- Social psychology / J. David Knottnerus -- The sociology of social structure / Fabrizio Bernardi, Juan J. González and Miguel Requena -- The sociology of group dynamics / Jane Sell -- The sociology of organization / Richard A. Colignon -- Industrial sociology / Ronald G. Stover -- The sociology of voluntary associations / Bart Bonikowski and Miller McPherson -- The sociology of social networks / Bernice A. Pescosolido -- Work and occupations / Douglas Harper -- Social stratification / Harold R. Kerbo -- The sociology of racial and ethnic relations / Frank Harold Wilson -- The sociology of gender / Rosalind A. Sydie -- The sociology of sexuality / John DeLamater and Michelle Hasday -- The sociology of love, courtship, and dating / Erica Owens -- Marriage and divorce in the United States / Dennis L. Peck -- Family sociology in the 21st century / Felix M. Berardo and Constance L. Shehan -- The sociology of religion / James William Coleman -- Political sociology / W. Lawrence Neuman -- The sociology of education / Theodore C. Wagenaar -- Economic sociology / Frank Dobbin -- Medical sociology / Frederic W. Hafferty and Brian Castellani -- The sociology of law / Robin Stryker -- Military sociology / David R. Segal -- Social problems / Harold R. Kerbo and James William Coleman -- The sociology of deviance / Gary F. Jensen -- Sexual deviance / Valerie Jenness and Gilbert Geis -- Criminology / David F. Luckenbill and Kirk Miller -- The sociology of gambling / Bo Jason Bernhard and James H. Frey -- Alcohol abuse and alcoholism / Paul M. Roman -- The sociology of drug use / Erich Goode -- Juvenile delinquency / Clemens Bartollas -- The sociology of corrections / Richard Tewksbury and Linda G. Smith -- Human ecology / Stephen J. Appold -- The sociology of community / W. Richard Goe and Sean Noonan -- Rural sociology / Linda Lobao -- Urban sociology in the 21st century / Saskia Sassen -- The sociology of migration / Zai Liang -- The sociology of development / Cornelia Butler Flora and Jan L. Flora -- Demography / Dudley L. Poston Jr., Michael Micklin, and Amanda K. Baumle -- The sociology of social indicators / Kenneth C. Land and Abbott L. Ferriss -- The sociology of collective behavior / Benigno E. Aguirre -- Social movements / David S. Meyer and Kelsy Kretschmer -- Mass communications / Vincent Mosco -- Social change / Stephen K. Sanderson -- Dynamic systems theory / Tom R. Burns with Philippe R. DeVillé
v. 2. The sociology of nonhuman animals and society / Clinton R. Sanders -- Enthomethodology and conversation analysis / Ilkka Arminen -- Critical sociology / David Fasenfest -- Humanist sociology / Joseph A. Scimecca -- Feminist methodologies and epistemology / Andrea Doucet and Natasha S. Mauthner -- Feminist theories / Roberta Hamilton -- Quality-of-life research / Ruut Veenhoven -- Visual sociology / John Grady -- Mathematical sociology / Kenneth C. Land and Thomas J. Fararo -- The sociology of risk / R. Scott Frey, Sabrina McCormick, and Eugene A. Rosa -- The sociology of the body / Bryan S. Turner -- The sociology of disability / Nancy G. Kutner -- The sociology of emotions / Allison K. Wisecup, Dawn T. Robinson, and Lynn Smith-Lovin -- The sociology of femininity / Linda Kalof and Lori Baralt -- The sociology of friendship / Graham Allan and Rebecca G. Adams -- The sociology of men and masculinity / Jeff Hearn and Michael S. Kimmel -- The sociology of children and youth / Loretta E. Bass -- The sociology of aging / Andrea E. Willson -- The sociology of death and dying / Clifton D. Bryant -- The sociology of consumer behavior / Joel I. Nelson -- The sociology of entertainment / Robert A. Stebbins -- The sociology of food and eating / Elise S. Lake and Minjoo Oh -- The sociology of leisure and recreation / Robert A. Stebbins -- The sociology of sport / Peter Donnelly -- Popular culture / Joanne Finkelstein and Beryl Langer -- The production of culture perspective / John Ryan -- The sociology of art / Vera L. Zolberg -- The sociology of knowledge / Anthony J. Puddephatt and Neil McLaughlin -- The sociology of music / Timothy J. Dowd -- The sociology of the performing arts / Jean Van Delinder -- The sociology of science and technology / Trevor Pinch -- The sociology of disaster / Gary R. Webb -- The sociology of mental health / Elaine Wethington -- Sociobiology / Christopher R. Badcock -- Technology and the environment / Thomas J. Burns and Andrew K. Jorgenson -- Terrorism / Emilio C. Viano -- The sociology of violence / Jack Levine and Gordana Rabrenovic -- Environmental sociology / Riley E. Dunlap and Brent K. Marshall -- Applied sociology / Harry Perlstadt -- Clinical sociology / Jan Marie Fritz -- Evaluation research / Michael Quinn Patton -- Sociological practice / Jerry Krause -- Teaching and learning in sociology : past, present, and future / Kathleen McKinney and Carla B. Howery -- Appalachian studies and the sociology of Appalachia / Dwight B. Billings -- Asian and Asian American studies / Carl L. Bankston III and Danielle Antoinette Hidalgo -- Criminal justice studies / Clemens Bartollas -- Gay, lesbian, and queer studies / Barry D. Adam -- Native American studies / Gerry R. Cox and Jac D. Bulk -- Victimology / Emilio C. Vinano
Summary Focuses on traditional areas of sociological inquiry, as well as documenting the general orientation of the newer and currently emerging areas of sociological inquiry. Addresses various traditional subfields, such as political sociology, educational sociology, rural sociology, criminology, occupational sociology, and minority relations, as well as new, evolving subfields, such as environmental sociology, sociology of sports and leisure, military sociology, medical sociology, the sociology of food and eating, and the sociology of emotions
Notes "A Sage reference publication."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Sociology.
Form Electronic book
Author Bryant, Clifton D., 1932-
Peck, Dennis L.
Sage Publications.
Sage eReference (Online service)
ISBN 9781849725538
Other Titles Twenty-first century sociology