This guide will help you identify a theory and locate articles relating to the culture you wish to examine.
By the end of this guide you will be able to:
Finding theories and theorists can take some time. Theories are broad ideas that can be applied to many areas of study. Some great places to start exploring theories and theorists are:
Theorist Search in PsycINFO
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Reference materials are a great discovery tool for identifying theorists and theories. You can either search or browse our entire SAGE encyclopedia collection:
Or, the following titles contain a variety of information that can be used to extract and explore theorists and theories:
Use the Reader's Guide, Table of Contents, or Index to find information on Theories and Theorists. Or search the collection or individual title for a topic or theory.
Links to websites outlining information on social theorists.