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advocate sociology

Definition of Advocate Sociology

(noun) Any use of sociological methods and theories to support and empower an individual or group.

Example of Advocate Sociology

Advocate Sociology Pronunciation

  • IPA Pronunciation
    • American English
      • /ˈædvəkət ˌsoʊsiˈɑlədʒi/
      • /ˈædvəkət ˌsoʊʃ(i)ˈɑlədʒi/
    • British English
    • /ˈadvəkət ˌsəʊʃɪˈɒlədʒi/
    • /ˈadvəkət ˌsəʊsɪˈɒlədʒi/
  • Syllabification: (ad·vo·cate so·ci·ol·o·gy)

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Works Consulted

The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language. 5th ed. 2011. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Oxford University Press. (N.d.) Oxford Dictionaries. (https://www.oxforddictionaries.com/).

Random House Webster’s College Dictionary. 1997. New York: Random House.

Turner, Bryan S., ed. 2006. The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Wikipedia contributors. (N.d.) Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Wikimedia Foundation. (https://en.wikipedia.org/).

Cite the Definition of Advocate Sociology

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “advocate sociology.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved October 17, 2019 (https://sociologydictionary.org/advocate-sociology/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

advocate sociology. (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/advocate-sociology/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “advocate sociology.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed October 17, 2019. https://sociologydictionary.org/advocate-sociology/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“advocate sociology.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 17 Oct. 2019. <https://sociologydictionary.org/advocate-sociology/>.