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Stepfathering

Edwards, Ross and Hadfield, Lucy (2006). Stepfathering. In: Ritzer, George ed. Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology. Oxford: Blackwell.

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The "Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology" is published in both print and online. Arranged across eleven volumes in A-Z format, it is the definitive reference source for students, researchers, and academics in the field. This ground-breaking project brings together specially commissioned entries written and edited by an international team of the world's best scholars and teachers. It provides: clear, concise, expert definitions and explanations of the key concepts; an essential reference for expert and newcomer alike, with entries ranging from short definitions of key terms to extended explorations of major topics; materials that have historically defined the discipline, but also more recent developments, significantly updating the store of sociological knowledge.It has introductions to sociological theories and research that have developed outside of the United States and Western Europe. It includes sophisticated cross-referencing and search facilities Timeline, lexicon by subject area, bibliography, and index.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: 2006 Blackwell Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 1405124334; 9781405124331
Academic Unit/Department: Health and Social Care
Item ID: 20137
Depositing User: Katy Gagg
Date Deposited: 04 May 2010 15:57
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:48
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/20137
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