Social Science Resources:
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K. C. Hanson

Abercrombie, Nicholas; Stephen Hill; and Bryan S. Turner, eds. Dictionary of Sociology. 3d ed. New York: Penguin, 1994.

Ashley, David and David Michael Orenstein. Sociological Theory: Classical Statements. 3d ed. Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 1995.

Barnard, Alan and Jonathan Spencer. Encyclopedia of Social and Cultural Anthropology. London: Routledge, 1996.

Borgatta, Edgar F. and Marie L. Borgatta, eds. Encyclopedia of Sociology. 4 vols. New York: Macmillan, 1992.

Culturgrams: The Nations Around Us. 2 vols. Provo, UT: The David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies, Brigham Young University, 1995.

Encyclopedia of World Cultures. 9 vols. Boston: G. K. Hall, 1995.

Honigmann, J., ed. Handbook of Social and Cultural Anthropology. Chicago, IL: Rand McNally, 1973.

Kuper, Adam and J. Kuper, eds. The Social Science Encyclopedia. 2d ed. London: Routledge, 1995.

Levinson, David and Melvin Ember, eds. Encyclopedia of Cultural Anthropology. 4 vols. New York: Henry Holt, 1996. [Sponsored by: Human Relations Area Files at Yale University]

Mann, Michael, ed. International Encyclopedia of Sociology. New York: Continuum, 1984.

Marshall, Gordon, ed. The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Sociology. New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 1994.

Mitchell, G. Duncan. A New Dictionary of the Social Sciences. New York: Aldine, 1979.

Seymour-Smith, Charlotte. Dictionary of Anthropology. Boston: G. K. Hall, 1986.

Sills, David L., ed. International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences. 17 vols. New York: Macmillan, 1968.

Wallace, Ruth A. and Alison Wolf. Contemporary Sociological Theory: Continuing the Classical Tradition. 3d ed. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1991.

Winthrop, Robert. Dictionary of Concepts in Cultural Anthropology. New York: Greenwood, 1991.

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