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Sociology & Criminology

Finding Books about Sociology & Criminology

Books on subjects associated with the field of sociology are shelved according to Library of Congress Subject Divisions under the call number ranges listed below: 

  • 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
  • HM811-821 Deviant behavior. Social deviance
  • HM826 Social institutions
  • HM831-901 Social change
  • HM1001-1281 Social psychology HM1041-1101 Social perception. Social cognition
  • HM1106-1171 Interpersonal relations. Social behavior
  • HM1176-1281 Social influence. Social pressure
  • HN1-995 Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
  • HN30-39 The church and social problems
  • HN41-46 Community centers. Social centers
  • HQ12-449 Sexual life
  • HQ503-1064 The family. Marriage. Home
  • HT401-485 Rural groups. Rural sociology
  • HT601-1445 Classes
  • HT1501-1595 Races 
  • HV6001-7220.5 Criminology

Use the One-Search Library catalog to search for specific items in the collection, or more narrowly-defined subjects.

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