skip to content
Mapping the social landscape : readings in sociology Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Mapping the social landscape : readings in sociology

Author: Susan J Ferguson
Publisher: Boston : McGraw-Hill, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 5th edView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mapping the social landscape.
Boston : McGraw-Hill, ©2008
(OCoLC)654129263
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Susan J Ferguson
ISBN: 9780073528076 0073528072
OCLC Number: 123539198
Description: xix, 708 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: pt. I. The sociological perspective --
1. The promise / C. Wright Mills --
2. Promises I can keep : why poor women put motherhood before marriage / Kathryn Edin and Maria Kefalas --
An intersection of biography and history : my intellectual journey / Mary Romero --
Social research --
4. Finding out how the social world works / Michael Schwalbe --
5. Interpersonal dynamics in a simulated prison / Craig Haney, W. Curtis Banks, and Philip G. Zimbardo --
6. Sidewalk : an ethnographic study of street vendors in New York City / Mitchell Duneier. pt. II. Culture --
7. The culture of fear : why Americans are afraid of the wrong things / Barry Glassner --
8. The new tattoo subculture / Anne M. Velliquette and Jeff B. Murray --
9. The racial construction of Asian American women and men : an examination of racist and sexist stereotypes in U.S. culture / Yen Le Espiritu --
10. Lovely hula hands : corporate tourism and the prostitution of Hawaiian culture / Haunani-Kay Trask. pt. III. Socialization --
11. "Night to his day" : the social construction of gender / Judith Lorber --
12. Making it by faking it : working-class students in an elite academic environment / Robert Granfield --
13. Learning to strip : the socialization experiences of exotic dancers / Jacqueline Lewis --
14. Anybody's son will do : resocialization into the total institution of the military / Gwynne Dyer. pt. IV. Groups and social structure --
15. Peer power : clique dynamics among school children / Patricia A. Adler and Peter Adler --
16. Gang business : making ends meet / Martín Sánchez Jankowski --
17. Shopping as symbolic interaction : race, class, and gender in the toy store / Christine L. Williams --
18. Descent into madness : the New Mexico State Prison Riot / Mark Colvin. pt. V. Deviance, crime, and social control --
19. On being sane in insane places : classic piece on labeling and social deviance / David L. Rosenhan --
20. Anorexia nervosa and bulimia : the development of deviant identities / Penelope A. McLorg and Diane E. Taub --
21. In search of respect : selling crack in El Barrio, an ethnographic study of drug dealing in the inner city / Philippe Bourgois --
22. Fraternities and collegiate rape culture : why are some fraternities more dangerous places for women? / A. Ayres Boswell and Joan Z. Spade. pt. VI. Social inequality --
23. Some principles of stratification / Kingsley Davis and Wilbert E. Moore, with a response by Melvin Tumin --
24. Who rules America? : the corporate community and the upper class / G. William Domhoff --
25. The hidden cost of being African American : how wealth perpetuates inequality / Thomas M. Shapiro --
26. Nickel-and-dimed : on (not) getting by in America, an exploration of the lives of the working poor --
Gender 27. Gender as structure : a review of four theories that explain sex and gender / Barbara Risman --
28. What it means to be gendered me : life on the boundaries of a dichotomous gender system / Betsy Lucal --
29. Our guys/good guys : playing with high school privilege and power, an examination of male-dominated athletics and school culture / Nancy Lesko --
30. Working at Bazooms : the intersection of power, gender, and sexuality, an investigation of gender and sexuality in the workplace --
Race and ethnicity --
31. "New racism," color-blind racism, and the future of whiteness in America --
32. Beyond Black and White : remaking race in America (how race is measured by the U.S. government) / Jennifer Lee, Frank D. Bean, and Kathy Sloane --
33. At a slaughterhouse, some things never die, racial dynamics at one workplace site / Charlie LeDuff --
34. Out of sorts : adoption and (un) desirable children / Katherin M. Flower Kim. pt. VII. Social institutions --
Power and politics --
35. The power elite / C. Wright Mills --
36. Dollars and votes : how business campaign contributions subvert democracy, an application of Mill/s power elite / Dan Clawson, Alan Neustadtl, and Mark Weller --
37. One world under business, the financial dynamics and politics of globalization / Charles Derber --
Mass media --
38. Media unlimited : how the torrent of images and sounds overwhelms our lives (the globalization of American media) / Todd Gitlin --
39. Media magic : making class invisible / Gregory Mantsios --
40. It's not the media : the truth about pop culture's influence on children (an examination of media violence and its effects on children) / Karen Sternheimer --
The economy and work --
41. Manifesto of the Communist Party / Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels --
42. Over the counter : McDonald's / Robin Leidner --
43. The time bind : when work becomes home and home becomes work / Arlie Russell Hochschild --
Religion --
44. The Protestant ethic and the spirit of Capitalism / Max Weber --
45. Abiding faith / Mark Chaves --
46. Faith at work / Russell Shorto --
Health and medicine --
47. The U.S. health care system : on a road to nowhere? / Jonathan Oberlander --
48. Dying alone : the social production of urban isolation (the health consequences of the 1995 Chicago heat wave) / Eric Klinenberg --
49. Illness and identity : an interview study of people with depression / David A. Karp --
Education --
50. Civilize them with a stick / Mary Crow Dog and Richard Erdoes --
51. Still separate, still unequal : America's educational apartheid (racial segregation in American schools) / Jonathan Kozol --
52. Bad boys : public schools in the making of Black masculinity (racial gender stereotyping in American schools) / Ann Arnett Ferguson --
The family --
53. The deinstitutionalization of American marriage / Andrew J. Cherlin --
54. The mommy tax : income discrimination faced by working mothers / Ann Crittenden --
55. Invisible inequality : social class and childrearing in Black families and White families / Annette Lareau. pt. VIII. Social change --
56. Social progress and social problems : toward a sociology of gloom / Joel Best --
57. The McDonaldization of society / George Ritzer --
58. The atrophy of social life / D. Stanley Eitzen --
59. Globalization and social movements / Jeremy Brecher, Tim Costello, and Brendan Smith --
60. What can we do? : becoming part of the solution / Allan G. Johnson.
Responsibility: [edited by] Susan J. Ferguson.
More information:

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(5)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/123539198> # Mapping the social landscape : readings in sociology
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "123539198" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> ; # Boston
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1123875> ; # Sociology
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/301/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/914456> ; # Equality
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122310> ; # Social change
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122537> ; # Social institutions
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1123768> ; # Socialization
   schema:bookEdition "5th ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/21390912> ; # Susan J. Ferguson
   schema:copyrightYear "2008" ;
   schema:datePublished "2008" ;
   schema:description "pt. VII. Social institutions -- Power and politics -- 35. The power elite / C. Wright Mills -- 36. Dollars and votes : how business campaign contributions subvert democracy, an application of Mill/s power elite / Dan Clawson, Alan Neustadtl, and Mark Weller -- 37. One world under business, the financial dynamics and politics of globalization / Charles Derber -- Mass media -- 38. Media unlimited : how the torrent of images and sounds overwhelms our lives (the globalization of American media) / Todd Gitlin -- 39. Media magic : making class invisible / Gregory Mantsios -- 40. It's not the media : the truth about pop culture's influence on children (an examination of media violence and its effects on children) / Karen Sternheimer -- The economy and work -- 41. Manifesto of the Communist Party / Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels -- 42. Over the counter : McDonald's / Robin Leidner -- 43. The time bind : when work becomes home and home becomes work / Arlie Russell Hochschild -- Religion -- 44. The Protestant ethic and the spirit of Capitalism / Max Weber -- 45. Abiding faith / Mark Chaves -- 46. Faith at work / Russell Shorto -- Health and medicine -- 47. The U.S. health care system : on a road to nowhere? / Jonathan Oberlander -- 48. Dying alone : the social production of urban isolation (the health consequences of the 1995 Chicago heat wave) / Eric Klinenberg -- 49. Illness and identity : an interview study of people with depression / David A. Karp -- Education -- 50. Civilize them with a stick / Mary Crow Dog and Richard Erdoes -- 51. Still separate, still unequal : America's educational apartheid (racial segregation in American schools) / Jonathan Kozol -- 52. Bad boys : public schools in the making of Black masculinity (racial gender stereotyping in American schools) / Ann Arnett Ferguson -- The family -- 53. The deinstitutionalization of American marriage / Andrew J. Cherlin -- 54. The mommy tax : income discrimination faced by working mothers / Ann Crittenden -- 55. Invisible inequality : social class and childrearing in Black families and White families / Annette Lareau."@en ;
   schema:description "pt. III. Socialization -- 11. "Night to his day" : the social construction of gender / Judith Lorber -- 12. Making it by faking it : working-class students in an elite academic environment / Robert Granfield -- 13. Learning to strip : the socialization experiences of exotic dancers / Jacqueline Lewis -- 14. Anybody's son will do : resocialization into the total institution of the military / Gwynne Dyer."@en ;
   schema:description "pt. IV. Groups and social structure -- 15. Peer power : clique dynamics among school children / Patricia A. Adler and Peter Adler -- 16. Gang business : making ends meet / Martín Sánchez Jankowski -- 17. Shopping as symbolic interaction : race, class, and gender in the toy store / Christine L. Williams -- 18. Descent into madness : the New Mexico State Prison Riot / Mark Colvin."@en ;
   schema:description "pt. VIII. Social change -- 56. Social progress and social problems : toward a sociology of gloom / Joel Best -- 57. The McDonaldization of society / George Ritzer -- 58. The atrophy of social life / D. Stanley Eitzen -- 59. Globalization and social movements / Jeremy Brecher, Tim Costello, and Brendan Smith -- 60. What can we do? : becoming part of the solution / Allan G. Johnson."@en ;
   schema:description "pt. I. The sociological perspective -- 1. The promise / C. Wright Mills -- 2. Promises I can keep : why poor women put motherhood before marriage / Kathryn Edin and Maria Kefalas -- An intersection of biography and history : my intellectual journey / Mary Romero -- Social research -- 4. Finding out how the social world works / Michael Schwalbe -- 5. Interpersonal dynamics in a simulated prison / Craig Haney, W. Curtis Banks, and Philip G. Zimbardo -- 6. Sidewalk : an ethnographic study of street vendors in New York City / Mitchell Duneier."@en ;
   schema:description "pt. VI. Social inequality -- 23. Some principles of stratification / Kingsley Davis and Wilbert E. Moore, with a response by Melvin Tumin -- 24. Who rules America? : the corporate community and the upper class / G. William Domhoff -- 25. The hidden cost of being African American : how wealth perpetuates inequality / Thomas M. Shapiro -- 26. Nickel-and-dimed : on (not) getting by in America, an exploration of the lives of the working poor -- Gender 27. Gender as structure : a review of four theories that explain sex and gender / Barbara Risman -- 28. What it means to be gendered me : life on the boundaries of a dichotomous gender system / Betsy Lucal -- 29. Our guys/good guys : playing with high school privilege and power, an examination of male-dominated athletics and school culture / Nancy Lesko -- 30. Working at Bazooms : the intersection of power, gender, and sexuality, an investigation of gender and sexuality in the workplace -- Race and ethnicity -- 31. "New racism," color-blind racism, and the future of whiteness in America -- 32. Beyond Black and White : remaking race in America (how race is measured by the U.S. government) / Jennifer Lee, Frank D. Bean, and Kathy Sloane -- 33. At a slaughterhouse, some things never die, racial dynamics at one workplace site / Charlie LeDuff -- 34. Out of sorts : adoption and (un) desirable children / Katherin M. Flower Kim."@en ;
   schema:description "pt. V. Deviance, crime, and social control -- 19. On being sane in insane places : classic piece on labeling and social deviance / David L. Rosenhan -- 20. Anorexia nervosa and bulimia : the development of deviant identities / Penelope A. McLorg and Diane E. Taub -- 21. In search of respect : selling crack in El Barrio, an ethnographic study of drug dealing in the inner city / Philippe Bourgois -- 22. Fraternities and collegiate rape culture : why are some fraternities more dangerous places for women? / A. Ayres Boswell and Joan Z. Spade."@en ;
   schema:description "pt. II. Culture -- 7. The culture of fear : why Americans are afraid of the wrong things / Barry Glassner -- 8. The new tattoo subculture / Anne M. Velliquette and Jeff B. Murray -- 9. The racial construction of Asian American women and men : an examination of racist and sexist stereotypes in U.S. culture / Yen Le Espiritu -- 10. Lovely hula hands : corporate tourism and the prostitution of Hawaiian culture / Haunani-Kay Trask."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/796417248> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/654129263> ;
   schema:name "Mapping the social landscape : readings in sociology"@en ;
   schema:productID "123539198" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/123539198#PublicationEvent/boston_mcgraw_hill_2008> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796417248#Agent/mcgraw_hill> ; # McGraw-Hill
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0713/2006941053-t.html> ;
   schema:url <http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0713/2006941053-t.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780073528076> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/123539198> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> # Boston
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Boston" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122310> # Social change
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Social change"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122537> # Social institutions
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Social institutions"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1123768> # Socialization
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Socialization"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1123875> # Sociology
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sociology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/914456> # Equality
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Equality"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/21390912> # Susan J. Ferguson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Ferguson" ;
   schema:givenName "Susan J." ;
   schema:name "Susan J. Ferguson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780073528076>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0073528072" ;
   schema:isbn "9780073528076" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/654129263>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Mapping the social landscape." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/123539198> ; # Mapping the social landscape : readings in sociology
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.