From Aristotelian To Reaganomics: A Dictionary Of Eponyms With Biographies In The Social Sciences

Hardcover | October 1, 1994

byRichard C. C. Trahair, R. C. S. Trahair

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This reference provides a detailed listing of eponyms in the social sciences, along with entries for some toponyms. The work includes terms from a broad range of social sciences, including anthropology, economics, education, history, political science, religious studies, and sociology. The entries are arranged alphabetically. Each begins with a brief definition of the term, followed by a discussion of the term's history and significance. The entry then provides biographical information for the person from whose name the entry was derived. A brief bibliography concludes each entry, and the dictionary closes with lists of entries arranged by category and a selected bibliography of works on eponyms.

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This reference provides a detailed listing of eponyms in the social sciences, along with entries for some toponyms. The work includes terms from a broad range of social sciences, including anthropology, economics, education, history, political science, religious studies, and sociology. The entries are arranged alphabetically. Each begi...

Format:HardcoverDimensions:736 pages, 9.8 × 6.08 × 1.54 inPublished:October 1, 1994Publisher:GREENWOOD PRESS INC.

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ISBN - 10:0313279616

ISBN - 13:9780313279614

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.,."spans centuries of social science and touches important people, places, and events throughout the history of Western civilization. It is a useful purchase for academic libraries, especially those serving political science and upper-level sociology programs."-Booklist/Reference Books Bulletin