Sociology  The Core Book

Sociology The Core


  • Author : Michael Hughes
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2012-10-05
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780077458089

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Sociology Book

Sociology


  • Author : Michael D. Hughes
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2001-01-01
  • Genre: Sociology
  • Pages : 525
  • ISBN 10 : 0071130527

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Sociology Book Description :

Highly respected for its quality scholarship and its focused, straightforward approach to sociology, the sixth edition of this book returns to the core concept with tighter, briefer and more accessible presentation. As in the previous editions, the functionalist, conflict and interactionist perspectives are applied throughout the book, allowing students to develop a solid understanding of the major sociological perspectives and their applications to the topics covered. The text seeks to make sociology come alive as a vital and exciting field, to relate principles to real-world circumstances, and to attune students to the dynamic processes of our rapidly changing contemporary society. The authors have kept this book completely up to date, including data from the 2000 Census whenever possible and new student examples capitalizing on students' desire to read about issues of interest to them.

Sociology  The Core Book

Sociology The Core


  • Author : Michael Hughes
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
  • Release Date : 2008-10-30
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 576
  • ISBN 10 : 007340425X

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Sociology The Core Book Description :

Highly respected for its scholarship and straightforward approach, Sociology: The Core covers core sociological concepts with a brief and accessible presentation at an affordable price. In the ninth edition, Sociology once again comes alive as a vital and exciting field to relate sociological principles to real-world circumstances. New “What Can Sociology Do For You?” sections introduce the careers and provide educational recommendations for students that decide to pursue a degree in Sociology.

Sociology Book

Sociology


  • Author : Zanden
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1995-08
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 432
  • ISBN 10 : 0071148345

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Sociology Book

Sociology


  • Author : Michael Hughes
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2007-01-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 542
  • ISBN 10 : 0071101764

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Sociology Book Description :

Highly respected for its quality scholarship and its focused, straightforward approach, Sociology: The Core covers the core sociological concepts with a brief, accessible presentation and at a very affordable price. As in previous editions, the functionalist, conflict, and interactionist perspectives are applied throughout the book, allowing students to develop a solid understanding of the major sociological perspectives and their applications to the topics covered. Completely updated, Sociology: The Core makes sociology come alive as a vital and exciting field, relates principles to real-world circumstances, and attunes students to the dynamic processes of our rapidly changing contemporary society.

Sociology Book

Sociology


  • Author : James Wilfrid Vander Zanden
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 435
  • ISBN 10 : 0070669961

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Core Concepts in Sociology Book

Core Concepts in Sociology


  • Author : J. Michael Ryan
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-10-22
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 376
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119168614

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Core Concepts in Sociology Book Description :

An essential guide to the basic concepts that comprise the study of sociology with contributions from an international range of leading experts Core Concepts in Sociology is a comprehensive guide to the essential concepts relevant to the current study of the discipline and wider social science. The contributing authors cover a wide range of concepts that remain at the heart of sociology including those from its academic founding and others much more recent in their development. The text contains contributions from an international panel of leading figures in the field, utilizing their expertise on core concepts and presenting an accessible introduction for students. Drawing on the widest range of ideas, research, current literature and expert assessment, Core Concepts in Sociology contains over 90 concepts that represent the discipline. Coverage includes concepts ranging from aging to capitalism, democracy to economic sociology, epistemology to everyday life, media to risk, stigma and much more. This vital resource: Sets out the concepts that underpin the study of sociology and wider social science Contains contributions from an international panel of leading figures in the field Includes a comprehensive review of the basic concepts that comprise the foundation and essential development of the discipline Designed as a concise and accessible resource Written for students, researchers and wider professionals with an interest in the field of sociology, Core Concepts in Sociology offers a concise, affordable and accessible resource for studying the underpinnings of sociology and social science.

Sociology Book

Sociology


  • Author : James K. Semones
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 426
  • ISBN 10 : OCLC:906315699

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The Practical Skeptic  Readings in Sociology Book
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The Practical Skeptic Readings in Sociology


  • Author : Lisa McIntyre
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
  • Release Date : 2007-09-26
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 408
  • ISBN 10 : 0073380032

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The Practical Skeptic Readings in Sociology Book Description :

The Practical Skeptic: Readings in Sociology includes classic sociological research writings as well as recent pieces on fascinating topics of interest to students. It is the ideal companion to McIntyre’s text, The Practical Skeptic: Core Concepts in Sociology or other sociology texts. Readings in this edition challenge students to re-evaluate familiar social arenas: the college classroom, televised sports shows, restaurants, doctors’ offices and even public restrooms. The readings focus around the essential message that there is much that goes on in the social world that escapes the sociologically untrained eye.

Discover Sociology  Core Concepts Book

Discover Sociology Core Concepts


  • Author : Daina S. Eglitis
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2017-11-30
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 496
  • ISBN 10 : 9781506347448

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Discover Sociology Core Concepts Book Description :

Discover Sociology: Core Concepts explores sociology as a discipline of curious minds, with the theoretical, conceptual, and empirical tools needed to understand, analyze, and even change the world—all in a more streamlined format. It is adapted from Discover Sociology, Third Edition and offers in-depth coverage of 12 high-priority topics that are at the core of almost all introductory sociology courses. Core Concepts maintains its reader-friendly narrative and the hallmark themes of the parent book, including the unequal distribution of power in society (“Inequality Matters”), the sociological imagination (“Private Lives, Public Issues”), and career skills (“What Can I Do With a Sociology Degree?”). A new feature, “Discover and Debate,” shows students how to take effective, evidence-based positions on important social issues, and how to argue in a respectful manner that recognizes the value of different perspectives. Also available as a digital option (courseware). Contact your rep to learn more about Discover Sociology: Core Concepts - Vantage Digital Option.

Sociology Book

Sociology


  • Author : James M. Henslin
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release Date : 2014-01-08
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 432
  • ISBN 10 : 9780133826616

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Sociology Book Description :

ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. Packages Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase. Used or rental books If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code. Access codes Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase. -- A Down-to-Earth Approach James Henslin shares the excitement of sociology in Essentials of Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, 11/e. With his acclaimed "down-to-earth" approach and personal writing style, the author highlights the sociology of everyday life and its relevance to students' lives. With wit, personal reflection, and illuminating examples, Henslin stimulates students’ sociological imagination so they can better perceive how the pieces of society fit together. In addition to this trademark down-to-earth approach, other distinctive features include: comparative perspectives, the globalization of capitalism, and visual presentations of sociology. MySocLab is an integral part of the Henslin learning program. Engaging activities and assessments provide a teaching a learning system that helps students see the world through a sociological lens. With MySocLab, students can develop critical thinking skills through writing, explore real-world data through the new Social

Discover Sociology  Core Concepts Book

Discover Sociology Core Concepts


  • Author : Daina S. Eglitis
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2019-11-08
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 536
  • ISBN 10 : 9781544372334

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Discover Sociology Core Concepts Book Description :

Discover Sociology: Core Concepts by Daina S. Eglitis and William J. Chambliss explores sociology as a discipline of curious minds, with the theoretical, conceptual, and empirical tools needed to understand, analyze, and even change the world. It is adapted from Discover Sociology, Fourth Edition and offers in-depth coverage of 12 high-priority topics that are at the core of almost all introductory sociology courses. The Second Edition of Core Concepts maintains its reader-friendly narrative and the hallmark themes of the parent book, including the unequal distribution of power in society (“Inequality Matters”), the sociological imagination (“Private Lives, Public Issues”), career skills (“What Can I Do With a Sociology Degree?”) and civil discourse (“Discover and Debate”). In response to reader’s requests, this edition features expanded coverage of issues such as intersectionality, popular culture, and changes in the contemporary population of college students in the U.S. Additionally, updated social indicators bring in the latest data available from the U.S. Census Bureau, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Pew Research Center, among others, to ensure that discussions and figures remain timely. Also available as a digital option (courseware). Contact your sales rep to learn more about Essentials of Sociology, Fourth Edition - Vantage Digital Option.

The Cambridge Handbook of Sociology Book

The Cambridge Handbook of Sociology


  • Author : Kathleen Odell Korgen
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-03-26
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 538
  • ISBN 10 : 1107565227

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The Cambridge Handbook of Sociology Book Description :

Whether a student, an instructor, a researcher, or just someone interested in understanding the roots of sociology and our social world, The Cambridge Handbook of Sociology, Volume 1 is for you. This first volume of the Handbook focuses on core areas of sociology, such as theory, methods, culture, socialization, social structure, inequality, diversity, social institutions, social problems, deviant behavior, locality, geography, the environment, and social change. It also explains how sociology developed in different parts of the world, providing readers with a perspective on how sociology became the global discipline it is today. Each essay includes a discussion of how the respective subfield contributes to the overall discipline and to society. Written by some of the most respected scholars, teachers, and public sociologists in the world, the essays are highly readable and authoritative.

Core Concepts in Sociology Book

Core Concepts in Sociology


  • Author : Linda L. Lindsey
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 2008-01-01
  • Genre: Sociology
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN 10 : 0136127878

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Core Concepts in Sociology Book Description :

"A 10-chapter book that gets to the core of Sociology." Concise coverage, balanced viewpoints, and an attractive full-colour design characterize this popular introductory sociology text. In just 10 brief chapters, Core Concepts in Sociology covers the key material required for a short introductory course and reflects the authors' careful consideration of the needs of Canadian classes. The innovative "In-Class Edition" format helps students actively engage with the learning process, by combining the text and study guide into one source, by including study tips right alongside the text, and by including a bound-in study card. In the second edition, the lively student-centred writing style has been maintained, with an increased depth to coverage of theory and methods, particularly feminism and qualitative research methods. Also, this new edition now includes MySocLab, the innovative resource centre for research and study aids. With these and other valuable features, Core Concepts in Sociology will be a strong asset to students.

Discover Sociology Book

Discover Sociology


  • Author : William J. Chambliss
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2018-11-19
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 632
  • ISBN 10 : 9781544357553

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Discover Sociology Book Description :

The authors are proud sponsors of the 2020 SAGE Keith Roberts Teaching Innovations Award—enabling graduate students and early career faculty to attend the annual ASA pre-conference teaching and learning workshop. What key social forces construct and transform our lives as individuals and as members of society? How does our social world shape us? How do we shape our world? Discover Sociology presents sociology as a discipline of curious minds. The authors inspire curiosity about the social world and empower students by providing the theoretical, conceptual, and empirical tools they need to understand, analyze, and even change the world in which they live. Organized around four main themes—The Sociological Imagination, Power and Inequality, Technological Transformations of Society, and Globalization—the book illuminates the social roots of diverse phenomena and institutions, ranging from poverty and deviance to capitalism and the nuclear family. "Behind the Numbers" features illustrate the practical side of sociology and shows students how to be critical consumers of social science data reported in the media. And every chapter addresses the question, "What can I do with a sociology degree?" by linking the knowledge and skills acquired through studying sociology with specific jobs and career paths. A Complete Teaching & Learning Package SAGE Vantage Digital Option Engage, Learn, Soar with SAGE Vantage, an intuitive digital platform that delivers Discover Sociology, Fourth Edition textbook content in a learning experience carefully designed to ignite student engagement and drive critical thinking. Built with you and your students in mind, it offers easy course set-up and enables students to better prepare for class. Learn more. Assignable Video Assignable Video (available on the SAGE Vantage platform) is tied to learning objectives and curated exclusively for this text to bring concepts to life and appeal to different learning styles. Learn more. SAGE Coursepacks

The Practical Skeptic  Core Concepts in Sociology Book
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The Practical Skeptic Core Concepts in Sociology


  • Author : Lisa McIntyre
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2013-06-11
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780077516185

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The Practical Skeptic Core Concepts in Sociology Book Description :

The Practical Skeptic, a concise introduction to sociology, focuses on core concepts as the central building blocks for understanding sociology. Lisa McIntyre's straightforward, lively style and her emphasis on critical thinking make this an engaging and user-friendly text for students of all levels. Through this conversational narrative, students are able to grasp key sociological concepts and learn the essential lesson that there is much that goes on in the social world that escapes the sociologically untrained eye.

The Sociology Project Book

The Sociology Project


  • Author : Jeff Manza
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2017-01-02
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 672
  • ISBN 10 : 0134755375

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The Sociology Project Book Description :

Authored collaboratively by members of the NYU Sociology Department, REVEL for The Sociology Project draws on the collective wisdom of expert faculty to reveal how individuals are shaped by the contexts in which they live and act. Organized around the big questions in every subfield of the discipline, it shows how sociologists analyze our world, and sets students off on their own journeys of sociological inquiry. At its core, REVEL for The Sociology Project seeks to inspire each student's sociological imagination, and instill in each reader a new determination to question the world around us. The Canadian edition supplements the research done by faculty from the New York University Sociology Department using Canadian data and research to explore their sociological questions in the Canadian context. Throughout the chapters, students can learn about the impact of social norms, organizations, and institutions unique to Canada and reflect upon how these sociological differences may have either a positive or negative impact on individuals' quality of life in both countries and others around the world.

Seeing Sociology Book

Seeing Sociology


  • Author : Joan Ferrante-Wallace
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2013-01-01
  • Genre: Sociology
  • Pages : 608
  • ISBN 10 : 1133950787

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Seeing Sociology Book Description :

Extremely engaging and practical, SEEING SOCIOLOGY: CORE MODULES, International Edition illustrates the relevance of sociology to daily life through the use of everyday images and photos. Engaging “SocScenes” allow you to visually apply sociological concepts to the real world as you learn about them. Reflecting the latest developments from the field, this innovative book emphasizes such contemporary topics as tattoos and body piercings as expressions of identity, commercialization of childhood, human-animal relationships, and much more. Its unique format features brief, self-contained modules that provide easy-to-manage content and synthesis of information. In addition, a range of experiential exercises enables you to put what you learn into practice.

Sociology of Religion Book

Sociology of Religion


  • Author : Andrew Dawson
  • Publisher : Hymns Ancient and Modern Ltd
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages : 209
  • ISBN 10 : 9780334043362

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Sociology of Religion Book Description :

Andrew Dawson outlines how sociologists approach the subject of religion and introduces sociological research methods, before highlighting some of the key areas studied by sociology of religion such as the rise of fundamentalism, gender issues and the debate about secularisation.