Sociology: Evidence and Insights, 1st edition

  • Tim J. Curry, 
  • Robert M. Jiobu, 
  • Cynthia Fabrizio Pelak

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Sociology: Evidence and Insights guides you to analyze society through a combination of data and classic and contemporary sociological perspectives. In today's era of "alternative facts" and "fake news," you will develop the tools to distinguish between sociological insights and claims not supported by data.

Published by Pearson (July 13th 2021) - Copyright © 2019

ISBN-13: 9780137584970

Subject: Sociology

Category: Introduction to Sociology

Table of contents

1. The Sociological Mindset
2. Culture, Society, and Social Change
3. Socialization and the Self
4. Interaction, Groups, and Organizations
5. Inequalities of Social Stratification
6. Inequalities of Race and Ethnicity
7. Inequalities of Gender
8. The Economy
9. The Political Order: Power, War, and Terrorism
10. Family and Marriage
11. Education
12. Deviance, Crime, and the Administration of Justice
13. Religion
14. Medicine and Health Care
15. Population, Environmental Sustainability, and Urbanization
16. Collective Behavior

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