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definition of the situation

John Scott and Gordon Marshall

in A Dictionary of Sociology

Third edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780199533008
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191726842
definition of the situation

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A concept first developed by William Isaac Thomas and Florian Znaniecki in The Polish Peasant in Europe and America (1918–20)

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Subjects: Sociology

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