Sociology: Exploring the Architecture of Everyday Life / Edition 6

Sociology: Exploring the Architecture of Everyday Life / Edition 6

by David M. Newman
     
 

ISBN-10: 1412928141

ISBN-13: 9781412928144

Pub. Date: 02/28/2006

Publisher: SAGE Publications

The new Sixth Edition of Sociology: Exploring the Architecture of Everyday Life once again invites students into the world of sociological thought.David M. Newmanencourages students to think less about the next test and more about how sociology applies to their everyday lives.

Overview

The new Sixth Edition of Sociology: Exploring the Architecture of Everyday Life once again invites students into the world of sociological thought.David M. Newmanencourages students to think less about the next test and more about how sociology applies to their everyday lives.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412928144
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
02/28/2006
Edition description:
Sixth Edition
Pages:
648
Product dimensions:
7.37(w) x 9.12(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Glossary

Index

Preface

Acknowledgments

PART I. THE INDIVIDUAL AND SOCIETY

1. Taking a New Look at a Familiar World

2. Seeing and Thinking Sociologically

PART II. THE CONSTRUCTION OF SELF AND SOCIETY

3. Building Reality: The Social Construction of Knowledge

4. Building Order: Culture and History

5. Building Identity: Socialization

6. Building Image: The Presentation of Self

7. Constructing Difference: Social Deviance

8. Building Social Relationships: Intimacy and Families

PART III. SOCIAL STRUCTURE, INSTITUTIONS, AND EVERYDAY LIFE

9. The Structure of Society: Organizations and Social Institutions

10. The Architecture of Stratification: Social Class and Inequality

11. The Architecture of Inequality: Race and Ethnicity

12. The Architecture of Inequality: Sex and Gender

13. The Global Dynamics of Population: Demographic Trends

14. Architects of Change: Reconstructing Society

References

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