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Glossary of Sociological Terms

Glossary of Sociological Terms

Language: English

No. of terms: 270

Description: This glossary compiled by the School of Sociology and Anthropology at the University of Canterbury gives clear and concise definitions of important terms and models in sociology. Suitable for the aspiring student.

Example Term: Social reproduction
The concept that over time groups of people, notably social classes, reproduce their social structure and patterns. [Tony Bilton et al., Introductory Sociology, 3rd edition. London, Macmillan, 1996:670]

Keywords: Dictionary of the Social Sciences, social science glossary, Social Sciene, sociology, sociology terms

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