Overview for A Comprehensive Dictionary of Terms In Anthropology, Sociology & Allied Disciplines
â€˜A Comprehensive Dictionary of Terms in Anthropology, Sociology and Allied Disciplinesâ€™ is a unique attempt to define terms used not merely in Anthropology and Sociology but to provide a wealth of useful knowledge about the terms currently popular in related disciplines like Cultural Anthropology, Demoraphy, Ecology, Economics, Human Biology, Palaeobotany, Pelaeontology, Philosophy, Political Sociology, Social Psychology, and Statistics. More than 4000 terms, in the present work, have been interpreted from a variety of conceptual level, historical periods, different theoretical and methodological approaches. The dictionary will serve as an aid to a vast majority of students and research scholars in the disciplines of Anthropology, Biology, Economics, Geography, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology and Statistics. It will also help those competing for Civil Services to make them understand the concepts they are likely to encounter. It will be useful to all those prof
Lokesh Sharma (Editor)
Dr. Lokesh Sharma is Librarian, Ramjas College, University of Delhi8 and Resource Person cum Counsellor of the IGNOU Regional Centre at Raj Guru College of Applied Sciences, Delhi University. He has also served in the Delhi University Library System from 1976 to 1995 after obtaining B. Lib. Sc. And Doc. Degree in first class and â€˜Gold Medalâ€™ for securing first position in the order of merit of first divisioners in 1975-76 from University of Rajasthan, Jaipur. In 1981 he obtained his M.A. degree in Sociology from University of ? Rajasthan and later in 1983-94 completed his Post-Graduation in Lib. And Inf. Sc. From University of Delhi and stood second in the University in the order of merit of first divisioners. In 1984 F.A.O., U.N. awarded â€œBronze Medalâ€ for participation in essay competition on â€˜AGRISâ€™ In 1993 he was awarded doctorate degree on â€˜Organizational Management in Academic Libraries with special reference to Colleges and Universities in Delhiâ€™ by University of Rajasthan, Jaipur. He has to his credit five research articles in addition to presentation of papers in Seminars and Conferences on â€˜Organisational Managementâ€™ and â€˜Library Automationâ€™. The first book entitled â€˜Psychological Perspectives of Library Professionalsâ€™ was published in 1992 by Sahitya Kendra Prakashan, Delhi and the second â€˜Library Management : An Organisational Perspectiveâ€™ has been published by Sat Sai Printographers, Delhi in 2003. He is life member of Indian Red Cross Society and Indian Library Association. He is also executive member of the IT Edge, Ramjas College, University off Delhi, Delhi.