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Sociology: The Essentials

Sociology: The Essentials

  • Author: Margaret L. Andersen,Howard F. Taylor
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • ISBN: 1305856325
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 480
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SOCIOLOGY: THE ESSENTIALS, Ninth Edition, uses the theme of debunking myths to look behind the facades of everyday life, challenge common assumptions, and help students develop critical thinking skills as well as better understand how society is constructed and sustained. This thorough yet streamlined text employs a reader-friendly presentation and manageable structure, while maintaining a strong focus on sociology concepts, methods, and research. Updated throughout with coverage of the latest findings, trends, and themes, the text provides exceptional coverage of diversity, including social factors such as age, religion, sexual orientation, and region of residence in addition to race, ethnicity, class, and gender. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Sociology: The Essentials

Sociology: The Essentials

  • Author: Margaret Andersen,Howard Taylor
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • ISBN: 0495812234
  • Category: Science
  • Page: 528
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SOCIOLOGY: THE ESSENTIALS, Sixth Edition, uses the theme of debunking myths to look behind the facades of everyday life; challenge ready-made, common-sense assumptions; and help students develop critical thinking skills and better understand how society is constructed and sustained. This thorough but streamlined text provides exceptional coverage of diversity, including social factors such as age, religion, sexual orientation, and region of residence, in addition to race, ethnicity, class, and gender. The text employs a reader-friendly presentation and very manageable structure, even while maintaining a strong focus on sociology concepts, methods, and research. The new edition includes coverage of the latest research and current trends and themes. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Sociology

Sociology

the essentials

  • Author: Margaret L. Andersen,Taylor,Howard Francis Taylor
  • Publisher: Thomson
  • ISBN: 9780534626983
  • Category: Sociology
  • Page: 537
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Sociology

Sociology

The Essentials

  • Author: Jan Abu-Shakrah,Margaret L. Andersen,Howard F. Taylor
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • ISBN: 9780495092971
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 302
  • View: 1341
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By Jan Abu-Shakrah of Portland Community College. This student study tool contains brief chapter outlines, chapter focus sections, questions to guide your reading, a list of key terms and key people with page references to the text, detailed chapter outlines, "Writing about Society" exercises, practice tests consisting of 20-25 multiple choice questions, 10-15 true-false questions, 3-5 essay questions, 2-3 InfoTrac? exercises, and 2-3 Internet exercises. All multiple-choice and true-false questions include answer explanations and page references to the text.

e-Study Guide for: Sociology: The Essentials by Margaret L. Andersen, ISBN 9781111831561

e-Study Guide for: Sociology: The Essentials by Margaret L. Andersen, ISBN 9781111831561

  • Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
  • Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
  • ISBN: 1478432748
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 123
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Never Highlight a Book Again! Just the FACTS101 study guides give the student the textbook outlines, highlights, practice quizzes and optional access to the full practice tests for their textbook.

Sociology in Our Times: The Essentials

Sociology in Our Times: The Essentials

  • Author: Diana Kendall
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • ISBN: 0495096563
  • Category: Science
  • Page: 600
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Sharpen your sociological skills . . . connect with sociology . . . and master the concepts with Kendall's expert guidance! Vivid and compelling, Kendall's text uses real-life stories and unique Lived Experiences to introduce you to the study of sociology. Kendall takes you on an exciting journey that lets you experience sociological theory and research and see for yourself how it can be applied to everyday life and to the pressing social issues we face. As you explore body image, poverty, suicide, Hurricane Katrina and the war in Iraq, you'll see the relevance of sociology to your own life-and, you'll see how accurately the book's real-life stories mirror the diversity in society. Plus, Kendall presents ideas on how you can get involved and effect social change. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Sociology in Our Times

Sociology in Our Times

  • Author: Diana Kendall
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • ISBN: 1285460235
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 704
  • View: 6149
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This best-selling comprehensive book conveys the relevance of sociology by presenting a timely collection of theories, research, and examples-including its signature first-person accounts that open many chapters. Experiences represented in these opening vignettes accurately mirror the richness and complexity of society, while also establishing the themes that are carried throughout the chapters. Author Diana Kendall's vivid and inviting writing style, emphasis on applications, and eye for the most compelling current examples highlight sociology's relevance to all students. Now in its Tenth Edition, SOCIOLOGY IN OUR TIMES is acclaimed in the field for being the first textbook to integrate race, class, and gender issues, and for its thorough presentation of sociological theory, including contemporary perspectives such as feminism and postmodernism. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Sociology Now, The Essentials

Sociology Now, The Essentials

Sociology, Sociology

  • Author: CTI Reviews
  • Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
  • ISBN: 1467219282
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 86
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Facts101 is your complete guide to Sociology Now, The Essentials. In this book, you will learn topics such as Society: Interactions, Groups, and Organizations, How Do We Know What We Know? The Methods of the Sociologist, Socialization, and Deviance and Crime plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Sociology Now, The Essentials Census Update

Sociology Now, The Essentials Census Update

Sociology, Sociology

  • Author: CTI Reviews
  • Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
  • ISBN: 1478457538
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 197
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Facts101 is your complete guide to Sociology Now, The Essentials Census Update. In this book, you will learn topics such as Society: Interactions, Groups, and Organizations, How Do We Know What We Know? The Methods of the Sociologist, Socialization, and Deviance and Crime plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

e-Study Guide for: Sociology Now: The Essentials Census Update by Michael S. Kimmel, ISBN 9780205181056

e-Study Guide for: Sociology Now: The Essentials Census Update by Michael S. Kimmel, ISBN 9780205181056

  • Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
  • Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
  • ISBN: 1478445084
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 44
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Never Highlight a Book Again! Just the FACTS101 study guides give the student the textbook outlines, highlights, practice quizzes and optional access to the full practice tests for their textbook.

The Essentials of Sociology

The Essentials of Sociology

  • Author: Robyn A. Goldstein Fuchs
  • Publisher: Research & Education Assoc.
  • ISBN: 9780878919666
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 82
  • View: 2076
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REA’s Essentials provide quick and easy access to critical information in a variety of different fields, ranging from the most basic to the most advanced. As its name implies, these concise, comprehensive study guides summarize the essentials of the field covered. Essentials are helpful when preparing for exams, doing homework and will remain a lasting reference source for students, teachers, and professionals. Sociology reviews sociological perspectives, methods of research, socialization and self-formation, cultures, society, theories of societies, social structure and the social process, social groups and organizations, deviance, law and crime, the family, social stratification, gender and sexuality, ethnicity and race, aging and the elderly, health care, collective behavior, social movements and social change.

Sociology

Sociology

The Essentials

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781337128186
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Globalization, The Essentials

Globalization, The Essentials

Sociology, Sociology

  • Author: CTI Reviews
  • Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
  • ISBN: 1478458674
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 295
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Facts101 is your complete guide to Globalization, The Essentials. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Telecourse Guide for Sociology

Telecourse Guide for Sociology

The Essentials

  • Author: Jane A. Penny,Paulina X. Ruf
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • ISBN: 9780495110804
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 200
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This Telecourse Guide for Andersen & Taylor's SOCIOLOGY: THE ESSENTIALS, 4th Edition is designed to accompany the "Exploring Society: Introduction to Sociology" telecourse produced by DALLAS TeleLearning of the Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD). This Telecourse Guide provides the essential integration of videos and text, providing students with valuable resources designed to direct their daily study in the "Exploring Society" telecourse. Each chapter of the Telecourse Guide contains a lesson that corresponds to each of the 22 video segments in the "Exploring Society" telecourse. Each lesson includes the following components: Overview, Lesson Assignment, Lesson Goal, Lesson Learning Objectives, Review, Lesson Focus Points, Related Activities, Practice Tests, and an Answer Key.

Sociology Now

Sociology Now

The Essentials

  • Author: Michael S. Kimmel,Amy Aronson,Jeffery P. Dennis
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • ISBN: 9780205731992
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 544
  • View: 3156
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Sociology Now: The Essentials reflects the discipline today and explores the big questions about multiculturalism and globalization that sociologists ask. Sociology has always offered a way to make sense of the complex and sometimes contradictory forces that shape our social lives in any era. As Sociology Now explains sociology as both a body of knowledge and a "way of seeing," it shows how two such forces in particular have come to preoccupy sociologists and influence the way they look at the events and experiences of the early twenty first century: The first is globalization--the economic, political, cultural, and social interconnections among people and institutions all over the world. The second is multiculturalism--the recognition that race, ethnicity, class, gender, sexuality, religion, and other statuses are sources of social inequality, but also the foundations of our identities. Michael Kimmel, a leading sociologist and gender researcher, and co-author Amy Aronson, a journalist and media scholar, address these questions head-on as they make a compelling case for the importance of sociology in the contemporary world.

Essentials of Sociology

Essentials of Sociology

  • Author: David Brinkerhoff,Lynn K. White,Suzanne Ortega,Rose Weitz
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • ISBN: 0495096369
  • Category: Science
  • Page: 480
  • View: 7381
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Pick up the sociology textbook that helps you study, is easy to read, and has the study helps built right in. ESSENTIALS OF SOCIOLOGY takes real-world scenarios and shows you how to use sociology to analyze them. And with its updated international focus, you'll learn about other cultures while studying your own as well. ESSENTIALS OF SOCIOLOGY is shorter and with more examples than ever before, making class time more fun and test time less stressful. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Essentials of Sociology

Essentials of Sociology

  • Author: David B. Brinkerhoff,Lynn K. White,Suzanne T. Ortega,Rose Weitz
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • ISBN: 1111791457
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 480
  • View: 8610
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Combining comprehensive coverage with socially relevant analysis, as well as a flexible pedagogy, ESSENTIALS OF SOCIOLOGY strikes the perfect balance between sound scholarship and user-friendly design. By showing students the interrelatedness of core concepts and their applications in real world scenarios, ESSENTIALS OF SOCIOLOGY, 8th Edition asks students to employ critical thinking and problem-solving skills while applying sociological theory. An ideal companion for instructors wishing to adapt their introductory course to fit their goals and student needs, this mainstream textbook provides solid research coverage of the standard introductory topics in a balanced and unbiased manner in just 15 concise chapters. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Sociology Now

Sociology Now

The Essentials

  • Author: Michael Kimmel,Amy Aronson
  • Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
  • ISBN: 9780205632985
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 608
  • View: 4906
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"Sociology Now reflects the discipline today and explores the big questions about multiculturalism and globalization that sociologists ask." Sociology has always offered a way to make sense of the complex and sometimes contradictory forces that shape our social lives in any era. As "Sociology Now" explains sociology as both a body of knowledge and a "way of seeing," it shows how two such forces in particular have come to preoccupy sociologists and influence the way they look at the events and experiences of the early twenty first century: The first is globalization--the economic, political, cultural, and social interconnections among people and institutions all over the world. The second is multiculturalism--the recognition that race, ethnicity, class, gender, sexuality, religion, and other statuses are sources of social inequality, but also the foundations of our identities. Michael Kimmel, a leading sociologist and gender researcher, and co-author Amy Aronson, a journalist and media scholar, address these questions head-on as they make a compelling case for the importance of sociology in the contemporary world.