Introduction to Sociology / Edition 8

Introduction to Sociology / Edition 8

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by Anthony Giddens, Mitchell Duneier, Richard P. Appelbaum, Deborah Carr
     
 

ISBN-10: 0393912132

ISBN-13: 9780393912135

Pub. Date: 10/01/2011

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

The best choice for showing how sociology can illuminate the real-life issues confronting your students. The authors combine classic theories of sociology with contemporary research to show readers how sociological explanations can give us insights into our own lives, as well as reveal the connections between our experiences and the wider social world.  See more details below

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The best choice for showing how sociology can illuminate the real-life issues confronting your students. The authors combine classic theories of sociology with contemporary research to show readers how sociological explanations can give us insights into our own lives, as well as reveal the connections between our experiences and the wider social world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393912135
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
10/01/2011
Edition description:
Eighth Edition
Pages:
736
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: What is Sociology?
Chapter 2: Asking and Answering Sociological Questions
Chapter 3: Culture and Society
Chapter 4: Socialization and the Life Cycle
Chapter 5: Social Interaction and Everyday Life
Chapter 6: Conformity, Deviance, and Crime
Chapter 7: Stratification, Class, and Inequality
Chapter 8: Gender Inequality
Chapter 9: Ethnicity and Race
Chapter 10: The Rise of Modern Organizations
Chapter 11: Government, Political Power, and War
Chapter 12: Work and Economic Life
Chapter 13: Marriage and the Family
Chapter 14: Education and the Mass Media
Chapter 15: Religion in Modern Society
Chapter 16: The Sociology of the Body
Chapter 17: Urbanization, Population, and the Environment
Chapter 18: Social Change and Social Movements

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