Sociology information resources: Books & articles

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Books

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Journal articles

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Literature reviews

  • Annual Reviews - In addition to the "Annual review of anthropology " and " Annual review of sociology", the search engine will find review articles from criminology, economics, environment, genomics and human genetics. law, political science, public health and more.
     
  • Oxford Bibliographies Online - provides "literature reviews" for topics in sociology, anthropology, African studies, geography, international relations, Islamic studies, Latin American studies, political science and more.

Other

  • GEOBASE - for human geography, labour, migration, refugees, etc.
  • Social Theory - documents from prominent social sciences theorists.
  • Sage Research Methods Online - Search or browse a wide variety of sources on research methods, including ebooks, articles, reference sources, and videos. Also includes research tools and instructional content.

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