Study Guide for Essentials of Sociology, A Down-To-Earth Approach / Edition 9

Study Guide for Essentials of Sociology, A Down-To-Earth Approach / Edition 9

by James M. Henslin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205834868

ISBN-13: 9780205834860

Pub. Date: 10/14/2010

Publisher: Pearson

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ISBN-13:
9780205834860
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
10/14/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. IThe Sociological Perspective
1The Sociological Perspective1
2Culture29
3Socialization53
4Social Structure and Social Interaction75
Pt. IISocial Groups and Social Control
5Social Groups in a Socially Diverse Society99
6Deviance and Social Control123
Pt. IIISocial Inequality
7Social Stratification in Global Perspective147
8Social Class in the United States171
9Inequalities of Race and Ethnicity197
10Inequalities of Gender and Age231
Pt. IVSocial Institutions
11Politics and the Economy: Leadership and Work in the Global Village263
12Marriage and Family: Our Introduction to Society290
13Education and Religion: Cross-Generational Transfer of Knowledge, Skills, and Meaning320
Pt. VSocial Change
14Population and Urbanization351
15Social Change: Technology, Social Movements, and the Environment382
Glossary407
Suggested Readings419
References433
Name Index457
Subject Index465

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