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Definition of Social Constructionism

(noun) The theory that all reality and meaning is subjective and created through dynamic interactions with other individuals and groups.

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Durkheim, Émile. [1893] 2004. “The Division of Labour in Society.” Pp. 19–38 in Readings from Emile Durkheim. Rev. ed., edited and translated by K. Thompson. New York: Routledge.

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Cite the Definition of Social Constructionism

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “social constructionism.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved August 22, 2019 (https://sociologydictionary.org/social-constructionism/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

social constructionism. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/social-constructionism/

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

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “social constructionism.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed August 22, 2019. https://sociologydictionary.org/social-constructionism/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“social constructionism.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 22 Aug. 2019. <https://sociologydictionary.org/social-constructionism/>.