Monday, May 14, 2007

TRIAL: Social Theory (Alexander Street Press)

We have a trial of Social Theory from Alexander Street Press until 30th June 2007.

Social Theory offers an extensive selection of documents that explore the complexities and interpret the nature of social behavior and organization. Particular care has been taken to index this material so that it can be searched more thoroughly than ever before. The current release features 48,300 pages of content by such major theorists as Jean Baudrillard, Ulrich Beck, Howard Becker, Nancy Chodorow, Norbert Elias, Erving Goffman, Robert Merton, and Talcott Parsons.

To access this trial go to (on-campus only).

After using Social Theory, please leave a comment.


Anonymous said...

I've looked at a few things in this collection. In some ways I think its great to have electronic access to this stuff. BUT most of the documents I looked at are common ones that we already have in print form. And this will only make plagiarism easier.

Anonymous said...

...but it might make it easier to detect plagiarism too.