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Choices and chances : sociology for everyday life

Author: Lorne Tepperman; S J Wilson
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Students approaching sociology for the first time often wonder whether it is really relevant to their lives. This brief introduction to the field leaves little room for doubt. The authors challenge readers to think seriously about the choices they will face in education, career, marriage, parenting, and other important dimensions of life. Popular ideology emphasizes that we can - and should - get what we want from  Read more...
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Tepperman, Lorne.
Choices and chances.
Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1996
(OCoLC)988579424
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lorne Tepperman; S J Wilson
ISBN: 0813325722 9780813325729 0813325730 9780813325736
OCLC Number: 33967234
Description: xix, 276 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Patterns of desire; patterns of opportunity; education; career choices; single or married; childless or parent; locations and lifetyles; what you want and get.
Responsibility: Lorne Tepperman, Susannah J. Wilson.

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A brief introduction to sociology which encourages students to think seriously about the choices they will face in education, career, marriage, parenthood, and other important aspects of life. How  Read more...

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