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Sociology

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On this page you can search the catalog for Sociology books or view some electronic reference materials in Sociology. This page also has the call number ranges for all areas of Subclass HM - Sociology - from the Library of Congress classification system.

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Library of Congress classification system

In case you'd like to browse the shelves (or the catalog), here are the call number ranges for subclass HM, Sociology. Remember that this does not encompass everything in sociology - other Classes or Subclasses within Class H (or even outside of class H, in other subject areas that overlap with Sociology) may have materials relevant to your topic as well.

Subclass HM

HM(1)-1281 Sociology

(HM1-299) These are obsolete numbers no longer used by the Library of Congress

HM435-477 History of sociology. History of sociological theory

HM461-473 Schools of sociology. Schools of social thought

HM481-554 Theory. Method. Relations to other subjects

HM621-656 Culture

HM661-696 Social control

HM701 Social systems

HM706 Social structure

HM711-806 Groups and organizations

HM756-781 Community

HM786-806 Organizational sociology. Organization theory

HM811-821 Deviant behavior. Social deviance HM826 Social institutions

HM831-901 Social change

HM1001-1281 Social psychology

HM1041-1101 Social perception. Social cognition Including perception of the self and others, prejudices, stereotype

HM1106-1171 Interpersonal relations. Social behavior

HM1176-1281 Social influence. Social pressure

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