ERIC Number: ED219331
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
Annual Review of Sociology. Volume 8, 1982.
Turner, Ralph H., Ed.; Short, James F., Jr., Ed.
Thirteen essays describing current research in sociology are included in this publication. The essays fall into ten categories: individual and society, differentiation and stratification, institutions, political and economic sociology, social processes, policy, historical sociology, and sociology of world regions. Titles include: The Self-Concept; Perspectives on the Concept of Social Control; The Social Psychology of Deviance; The Sociology of American Jewry: The Last Ten Years; Sex Roles: The Division of Labor at Home and in the Workplace; Retirement as a Social Institution; Expectation States and Interracial Interaction in School Settings; Political Power and Conventional Political Participation; Countermovements and Conservative Movements in the Contemporary U.S.; Sociology and Social Forecasting; The Comparative and Historical Study of Revolutions; World-System Theory; and Research on Marxist Societies: The Relationship Between Theory and Practice. The volume concludes with cumulative indexes of authors and titles for volumes one through eight of the publication and a subject index. (Author/RM)
Descriptors: Antisocial Behavior, Higher Education, Jews, Marxism, Political Power, Prediction, Retirement, Revolution, Self Concept, Sex Role, Social Psychology, Social Science Research, Sociology, State of the Art Reviews, Trend Analysis
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Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Books; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Annual Reviews, Inc., Palo Alto, CA.
Note: For a related document, see ED 205 444.