Sociology: A Down-To-Earth Approach, 14th edition
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In Essentials of Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, author Jim Henslin takes you on an intellectual adventure of discovery. You'll explore key sociology concepts, illuminated by Henslin's firsthand accounts of his travels, original photographs, and personal reflections. The text's investigative approach to topics, such as issues of sex and gender, the sociological impacts of technology, and the future of education, will help you gain a better understanding of society and yourself.
The 14th Edition of Henslin's brief text offers engaging new content and features. Updates expand on relevant developments in technology, health and medicine, and include coverage of recent events and trends viewed from a sociological perspective.
Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2019
Category: Introduction to Sociology
Table of contents
- The Sociological Perspective
- Social Structure and Social Interaction
- How Sociologists Do Research
- Societies to Social Networks
- Bureaucracy and Formal Organizations
- Deviance and Social Control
- Global Stratification
- Social Class in the United States
- Sex and Gender
- Race and Ethnicity
- Aging and the Elderly
- The Economy
- Marriage and Family
- Medicine and Health
- Population and Urbanization
- Collective Behavior and Social Movements
- Social Change and the Environment
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