Sociology

Sociology

by Thomas J. Sullivan
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900205628062
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
12/28/2008
Edition description:
New Edition

Table of Contents

(TOC will change slightly when we have final manuscript).   All chapters conclude with “Summary,” “Study and Review,” and “For Further Reading.”
I. THE SOCIOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE.

 1. What Is Sociology?
 2. Culture, Society, and Diversity.

II. THE INDIVIDUAL IN SOCIETY.

 3. Socialization.
 4. Groups and Organizations.
 5. Deviance, Crime, and Social Control.

III. STRATIFICATION AND SOCIAL INEQUALITY.

 6. Social Stratification and Social Inequality.
 7. Social Inequality: Race and Ethnicity.
 8. Social Inequality: Gender.

IV. SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS.

 9. Family and Human Sexuality.
10. Health and Health-Care Institutions.
11. Religion.
12. Education and the Mass Media.
13. Political and Economic Institutions.

V. HUMAN ECOLOGY AND SOCIAL CHANGE.

14. Human Ecology: Population and Community.
15. Collective Behavior, Social Change, and Modernization.
Glossary.
Bibliography.
Answers to Cumulative Practice Tests
Photo Credits.
Name Index.
Subject Index.

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