SocINDEX with Full Text features more than 2,066,400 records with subject headings from a 19,750+ term sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and expert lexicographers. SocINDEX with Full Text contains full text for 777 journals dating back to 1908. This database also includes full text for more than 820 books and monographs, and full text for 13,947 conference papers.
Sociological Abstracts is a primary resource for accessing research in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. International in scope, over 2,600 journals and other serials publications, plus conference papers, books, and dissertations are covered. Records added after 1974 contain nonevaluative abstracts of journal articles.
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Encyclopedia of Sociology contains over 1,800 entries written by leading scholars covering all aspects of sociology, ranging from short definitions of key terms to extended explorations of major topics. It includes both classical sociology and contemporary developments in the field as well as introductions to sociological theories and research that have developed outside of the United States and Western Europe.