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Sociology / Edition 13
     

Sociology / Edition 13

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by Richard T. Schaefer
 

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ISBN-10: 0078026660

ISBN-13: 9780078026669

Pub. Date: 09/23/2011

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

The new edition of Sociology helps students take Sociology with them on campus, in their careers, and in their communities.

While still maintaining its well-balanced coverage of the 3 perspectives, this new revision has a strong focus on encouraging students to think about their world with a sociological imagination. Through its strong coverage of

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The new edition of Sociology helps students take Sociology with them on campus, in their careers, and in their communities.

While still maintaining its well-balanced coverage of the 3 perspectives, this new revision has a strong focus on encouraging students to think about their world with a sociological imagination. Through its strong coverage of globalization, race and ethnicity, careers in sociology, and current topics like mass media and social policy, Sociology provides students with knowledge they can use at school, at work, in their neighborhoods, and in the global community.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780078026669
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
09/23/2011
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Part One: The Sociological Perspective
Chapter 1: The Nature of Sociology
Chapter 2: Sociological Research
Part Two: Organizing Social Life
Chapter 3: Culture
Chapter 4: Socialization
Chapter 5: Social Interaction and Social Structure
Chapter 6: Groups and Organizations
Chapter 7: Deviance and Social Control
Part Three: Social Inequality
Chapter 8: Stratification and Social Mobility
Chapter 9: Social Inequality Worldwide
Chapter 10: Stratification by Race and Ethnicity
Chapter 11: Stratification by Gender
Chapter 12: Stratification by Age
Part Four: Social Institutions
Chapter 13: The Family
Chapter 14: Religion and Education
Chapter 15: Government and the Economy
Chapter 16: Health and Medicine
Part Five: Changing Society
Chapter 17: Communities and Urbanization
Chapter 18: Population and the Environment
Chapter 19: Collective Behavior and Social Movements
Chapter 20: Social Change and Technology
Glossary
References
Acknowledgments
Indexes

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