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Sociology : a brief introduction

Sociology : a brief introduction

Author: Richard T Schaefer
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 13th edView all editions and formats

Helps students take sociology with them on campus, in their careers, and in their communities. Through coverage of globalization, race and ethnicity, careers in sociology, and topics like mass media  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard T Schaefer
ISBN: 9780078026669 0078026660
OCLC Number: 768480429
Description: xxxii, 567 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm
Contents: Part 1: The Sociological Perspective Chapter 1: Understanding SociologyChapter 2: Sociological Research Part 2: Organizing Social LifeChapter 3: Culture Chapter 4: SocializationChapter 5: Social Interaction and Social Structure Chapter 6: Groups and Organizations Chapter 7: The Mass Media Chapter 8: Deviance, Crime, and Social Control PART 3: SOCIAL INEQUALITYChapter 9: Stratification and Social Mobility in the United StatesChapter 10: Global Inequality Chapter 11: Racial and Ethnic Inequality Chapter 12: Stratification by Gender Chapter 13: Stratification by Age Part 4: Social InstitutionsChapter 14: The Family and Intimate RelationshipsChapter 15: ReligionChapter 16: EducationChapter 17: Government and PoliticsChapter 18: The Economy and WorkChapter 19: Health, Medicine, and the EnvironmentPart 5: Changing Society Chapter 20. Population, Communities, and UrbanizationChapter 21. Collective Behavior and Social MovementsChapter 22. Social Change in the Global Community
Responsibility: Richard T. Schaefer.
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