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Robert K. Merton

Robert K. Merton

consensus and controversy

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Published by Falmer Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Merton, Robert King, 1910-,
  • Social structure.,
  • Functionalism (Social sciences),
  • Science -- Social aspects.,
  • Anomy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p.477-497) and indexes.

    Statementedited by Jon Clark, Celia Modgil, Sohan Modgil.
    SeriesConsensus and controversy., 1
    ContributionsClark, Jon, Ph. D., Modgil, Celia., Modgil, Sohan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM22.U6 M387 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 527 p. ;
    Number of Pages527
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2227463M
    ISBN 101850005508
    LC Control Number89077736

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MERTON: REFERENCE GROUPS. DEFINITION: It is the relationship of the individual with the group. Sociologists call any group that individuals use as a standard for evaluating themselves and their own behaviour a reference group.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Merton, Robert King, Social theory and social structure.

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