Oxford Handbooks in Sociology reviews scholarly books and book chapters that contain critical and original perspectives of the issues integral and associated with sociology and related fields. The study of sociology is highly pluralistic, in topics, approaches, and methodologies, and the goal of sociology remains to understand better human interaction and society. Sociological research can and often is used to inform public policy, educational reform, criminal justice, and many other institutions for their betterment, making it a crucial field of study with a real impact on how humans live their lives.
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