Social Problems, 8th edition
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Social Problems will help you develop your own positions and attain the knowledge you need to engage in solving social problems through activism and political discussion. The text focuses on how people construct problems and develop potential solutions, based on their political attitudes.
Published by Pearson (July 6th 2021) - Copyright © 2020
Category: Social Problems
Table of contents
PART I: SOCIOLOGY'S BASIC APPROACH
1. Sociology. Studying Social Problems
PART II: PROBLEMS OF SOCIAL INEQUALITY
2. Economic Inequality
3. Racial and Ethnic Inequality
4. Gender Inequality
5. Sexuality and Inequality
6. Aging and Inequality
PART III: PROBLEMS OF DEVIANCE, CONFORMITY, AND WELL-BEING
7. Crime, Violence, and Criminal Justice
8. Alcohol and Other Drugs
9. Physical and Mental Health
PART IV: PROBLEMS OF SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS
10. Social Media
11. Economy and Politics
12. Work and the Workplace
13. Family Life
15. Urban Life
PART V: GLOBAL PROBLEMS
16. Population and Global Inequality
17. Technology and the Environment
18. War and Terrorism
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