Sociology : Cultural Diversity in a Changing World / Edition 3

Sociology : Cultural Diversity in a Changing World / Edition 3

by George J. Bryjak, Michael P. Soroka, Michael P. Soroka
     
 

ISBN-10: 020519155X

ISBN-13: 9780205191550

Pub. Date: 08/28/1996

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

Readers will leave this book with a broad, multicultural, historical framework for making better sense out of their world, and an appreciation of the role of sociology in promoting an intelligent world view. Sociological insights into other cultures-- including Mexico, Japan, Chile, Rwanda, Haiti, China, and Indonesia; population,…  See more details below

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Readers will leave this book with a broad, multicultural, historical framework for making better sense out of their world, and an appreciation of the role of sociology in promoting an intelligent world view. Sociological insights into other cultures-- including Mexico, Japan, Chile, Rwanda, Haiti, China, and Indonesia; population, urbanization and modernization issues; social change.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205191550
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
08/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
574
Product dimensions:
8.03(w) x 9.99(h) x 0.92(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1The World According to Sociology2
Ch. 2Culture40
Ch. 3Groups and Social Structure76
Ch. 4Socialization108
Ch. 5Inequality and Stratification138
Ch. 6Race and Ethnicity174
Ch. 7Gender and Gender Issues208
Ch. 8Crime, Deviance, and Social Control246
Ch. 9Marriage and the Family288
Ch. 10Education and Religion324
Ch. 11Economy and Politics355
Ch. 12Population400
Ch. 13Urbanization448
Ch. 14Modernization488
Glossary529
References539
Author Index560
Subject Index564

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