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International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences

Title

International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences

Role

Co-editors: N. J. Smelser, James Wright, P. B. Baltes

Contributing author: Dennis Hodgson

Files

Document Type

Book

Description/Summary

Dennis Hodgson is a contributing author, "Demography: 20th Century History of the Discipline."

Book description: This Encyclopedia is the first attempt in a generation to map the social and behavioral sciences on a grand scale. Not since the publication in 1968 of the International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, edited by David L. Sills, has there been such an ambitious project to describe the state of the art in all the fields encompassed within the social and behavioral sciences. It comprises 4,000 articles, commissioned by 52 Section Editors, and includes 90,000 bibliographic references as well as comprehensive name and subject indexes.

ISBN

9780080430768

Publication Date

2002

Publication Information

Hodgson, Dennis (2002). "Demography: 20th Century History of the Discipline." In International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, edited by N. J. Smelser, James Wright, and P. B. Baltes. (Oxford: Elsevier Science Ltd., 2002): 3493-3498.

Comments

Copyright 2002 Elsevier Science Ltd.