About this Site

I spent a few days with dictionaries and glossaries from various texts in sociology and created this site for my social problems students. Consistent with the Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis,  I am a great believer in the importance of terminology in learning any new area of study. I hope you find the site useful.  If you have any suggestions for additional social science terminology (or corrections to what I already have) I hope you will take the time to submit your suggestion on the form provided.

--Frank W. Elwell (October 12, 1999)


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