SOCIOLOGY REFERENCE SOURCES
A few selected reference sources. Visit the Humanities and Social Sciences Reference Desk on the second floor of the Peter J. Shields Library to find many more.
The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology
Call Number: Shields Library Humanities/Social Sciences Reference HM425 .B53 2007 Lib Use Only
Publication Date: 2007-01-23
This comprehensive guide to sociological concepts, topics and authors features written articles and selected bibliographies. It is a great place to start new project, or to branch out into new areas.
International Encyclopedia of Social Sciences
Call Number: Shields Library Humanities/Social Sciences Reference H40.A2 I5 2008 Lib Use Only
Publication Date: 2007-11-09
Latest edition of a classic reference source. It is comprehensive and substantial in its coverage. On the same shelf, the library maintains both the 1968 and the 1930 editions for comparative purposes.
International Encyclopedia of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Call Number: Shields Library Humanities/Social Sciences Reference H41 .I58 2001 Lib Use Only
Publication Date: 2001-11-22
This Encyclopedia maps the social and behavioral sciences on a grand scale. In 26 volumes, 4,000 articles, it includes 90,000 bibliographic references as well as comprehensive name and subject indexes.
The concise encyclopedia of sociology
Publication Date: 2011
Chichester, West Sussex, U.K. ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011
Cultural Sociology of the Middle East, Asia, and Africa
Call Number: Shields Library Humanities/Social Sciences Reference HM626 .C843 2012 Lib Use Only
Publication Date: 2012-01-05
A look at social life and culture outside Europe, Australia and the Americas.