Sociology of Ottawa
Welcome! Below are resources to help you get familiar with sociological concepts and urban life. They will also help you develop your research questions for your assignments.
Key concepts in Sociology
- 21st century sociology [electronic resource] : a reference handbook / co-editors in chief Clifton D. Bryant, Dennis L. Peck.
- International encyclopedia of the social & behavioral sciences [electronic resource] / editor-in-chief: James D. Wright.
Books on Urban Sociology
- Growing urban economies [electronic resource] : innovation, creativity, and governance in Canadian city-regions / edited by David A. Wolfe and Meric S. Gertler.
- The urban sociology reader / edited by Jan Lin and Christopher Mele.
Books on climate change
- Sustainability policy, planning and gentrification in cities / Susannah Bunce.
- Rethinking sustainable cities : accessible, green and fair / edited by David Simon.
TIP! go to the Omni search box and type in the relevant keywords (eg urban economic development) and use the "books" filter on the left of the screen.