Global Social Problems / Edition 1

Global Social Problems / Edition 1

by Allan Mazur
     
 

ISBN-10: 074254804X

ISBN-13: 9780742548046

Pub. Date: 03/01/2007

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

While conventional social problems textbooks focus on issues in the United States, Global Social Problems examines major problems around the world. Beginning with a broad history of how humanity came to be divided along its present major social cleavages, the text then turns to the specific problems of war, social inequality, population, and resources and

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Overview

While conventional social problems textbooks focus on issues in the United States, Global Social Problems examines major problems around the world. Beginning with a broad history of how humanity came to be divided along its present major social cleavages, the text then turns to the specific problems of war, social inequality, population, and resources and environment. It is intended as a core reading for a class on global social problems including war, inequality, population, and resources and environment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742548046
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 9.13(h) x 0.58(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Objectivity and Bias Chapter 2 The Agrarian/Urban Transformation Chapter 3 Industrialization in Europe and America Chapter 4 Twentieth Century Superpowers: The United States and the Soviet Union Chapter 5 War Chapter 6 Inequality Chapter 7 Population Chapter 8 Technology, Resources, and Environment Chapter 9 Prospects

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