Education and Sociology: An Encyclopedia, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Education and Sociology

An Encyclopedia, 1st Edition

Edited by David Levinson, Peter Cookson, Alan Sadovnik


756 pages

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Hardback: 9780815316152
pub: 2001-11-02
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pub: 2014-01-21
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First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


"With topics ranging form adolescence and schools gender inequality, this stimulating, well-developed compilation of essays covering the common ground between education and sociology is sure to satisfy both educators and researchers… A unique compilation that is international in scope; recommended for academic libraries, schools of education and sociology, and public libraries seeking to offer a broad overview of current topics in these disciplines." -- Library Journal

"[A]nyone seeking to better understand and improve our educational system will find this book to be an invaluable resource." -- Teachers College Record

"More than an alphabetical list of topics, this encyclopedia provides articles high in quality, each with a bibliography. The editors, particularly Levinson, are veterans in compiling reference works and are familiar with the field of education.The book has a lengthy introduction with its own long list of references, a roster of contributors, and a comprehensive index. Recommended for undergraduates and above." -- Choice

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General