Introduction To Sociology 2e

Introduction To Sociology 2e

Introduction To Sociology 2e

Introduction to Sociology 2e adheres to the scope and sequence of a typical, one-semester introductory sociology course. It offers comprehensive coverage of core concepts, foundational scholars, and emerging theories, which are supported by a wealth of engaging learning materials. The textbook presents detailed section reviews with rich questions, discussions that help students apply their knowledge, and features that draw learners into the discipline in meaningful ways. The second edition retains the book's conceptual organization, aligning to most courses, and has been significantly updated to reflect the latest research and provide examples most relevant to today's students. In order to help instructors transition to the revised version, the 2e changes are described within the preface. The images in this textbook are grayscale. Authors include: Heather Griffiths, Nathan Keirns, Eric Strayer, Susan Cody-Rydzewski, Gail Scaramuzzo, Tommy Sadler, Sally Vyain, Jeff Bry, Faye Jones

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Genre : Social Science
Author : Heather Griffiths
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Release : 2017-12-31
Total Pages : 512 Pages
ISBN : 168092222X


Introduction To Sociology 2e

Introduction To Sociology 2e

Introduction to Sociology adheres to the scope and sequence of a typical introductory sociology course. In addition to comprehensive coverage of core concepts, foundational scholars, and emerging theories, we have incorporated section reviews with engaging questions, discussions that help students apply the sociological imagination, and features that draw learners into the discipline in meaningful ways. Although this text can be modified and reorganized to suit your needs, the standard version is organized so that topics are introduced conceptually, with relevant, everyday experiences.

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Genre : Social sciences
Author : Heather Griffiths
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Release : 2017-12-31
Total Pages : 512 Pages
ISBN : 1680921010


Introduction To Sociology 2e

Introduction To Sociology 2e

"This text is intended for a one-semester introductory course."--Page 1.

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Genre : Sociology
Author : Nathan J. Keirns
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Release : 2015-03-17
Total Pages : 513 Pages
ISBN : 1938168410


Introduction To Sociology 3e

Introduction To Sociology 3e

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Author : Tonja R.. Conerly
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Release : 2021
Total Pages : 0 Pages
ISBN : 9798428126402


The Sociology Of Gender

The Sociology Of Gender

Gender is one of the most important topics in the field ofsociology, and as a system of social practices it inspires amultitude of theoretical approaches. The Sociology of Genderoffers an introductory overview of gender theory and research,offering a unique and compelling approach. Treats gender as a multilevel system operating at theindividual, interactional, and institutional levels. Stresses conceptual and theoretical issues in the sociology ofgender. Offers an accessible yet intellectually sophisticated approachto current gender theory and research. Includes pedagogical features designed to encourage criticalthinking and debate. Closer Look readings at the end of each chapter give aunique perspective on chapter topics by presenting relevantarticles by leading scholars.

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Genre : Social Science
Author : Amy S. Wharton
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2009-02-04
Total Pages : 275 Pages
ISBN : 9781405143431


Sociology And Health

Sociology And Health

This lively, introductory text provides students and health practitioners with the foundations of a sociological understanding of health issues. Written for anyone who is interested in health and disease in contemporary global society, this book engages the reader to act upon their occupational and moral responsibilities. It explains the key sociological theories and debates with humour and imagination in a way that will encourage an inquisitive and reflective approach on the part of any student who engages with the text. With individual chapters covering sociology, health, science, power, medicalisation, madness happiness, sex, violence and death, Sociology and Health is organized so that the student moves through sociological approaches and themes which constantly recur in the experience of healthcare. Students will find this a readable and controversial text which covers the ground they need to know in a thought-provoking way. Lecturers will find it a helpful text for generating discussion in tutorials and seminars. There are summaries at the end of each chapter, suggestions for further reading and ideas for the reader.

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Genre : Medical
Author : Peter Morrall
Publisher : Routledge
Release : 2009-03-04
Total Pages : 256 Pages
ISBN : 9781134119325


The Real World

The Real World

"In every chapter, Ferris and Stein use examples from everyday life and pop culture to draw students into thinking sociologically and to show the relevance of sociology to their relationships, jobs, and future goals. Data Workshops in every chapter give students a chance to apply theoretical concepts to their personal lives and actually do sociology.

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Genre : Popular culture
Author : Kerry Ferris
Publisher : W. W. Norton
Release : 2018
Total Pages : 505 Pages
ISBN : 0393639304


The Sociology Of Healthcare

The Sociology Of Healthcare

The Sociology of Healthcare, Second Edition explores the impact of current social changes on health, illness and healthcare, and provides an overview of the fundamental concerns in these areas. This new edition features a brand new chapter entitled ‘End of Life’ which will help health and social care workers to respond with confidence to one of the most difficult and challenging areas of care. The ‘End of Life’ chapter includes information on changing attitudes to death, theories of death and dying, and palliative care. All chapters have been thoroughly updated to address diversity issues such as gender, ethnicity and disability. In addition, expanded and updated chapters include ‘Childhood and Adolescence’ and ‘Health Inequalities’. The text is further enhanced through the use of case studies that relate theory to professional practice, and discussion questions to aid understanding. Links to websites direct the reader to further information on health, social wellbeing and government policies. This book is essential reading for all students of healthcare including nursing, medicine, midwifery and health studies and for those studying healthcare as part of sociology, social care and social policy degrees. “In an age when health policy follows an individualist model of “personal responsibility” this book by Alan Clarke demonstrates with a vast array of evidence, just how much there is such a thing as society. An excellent overall book.” Dr. Stephen Cowden, Senior Lecturer in Social Work, Coventry University

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Genre : Social Science
Author : Alan Clarke
Publisher : Routledge
Release : 2013-09-13
Total Pages : 448 Pages
ISBN : 9781317864523


An Introduction To Sociology

An Introduction To Sociology

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Genre : Social Science
Author : Anthony Giddens
Publisher :
Release : 2000-04-01
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : 0393988872


Thinking About Sociology

Thinking About Sociology

Using a critical, inequality-based approach, Thinking About Sociology explores social theory through real-world examples that challenge students to rethink their own assumptions about their roles in society and the social institutions with which they interact. Through the two chapters onresearch methods and multiple chapters on various inequalities, a focus is placed on building a solid critical sociological foundation that allows for the development of complex thinking, research, and problem-solving skills throughout. The robust visual program, integration of important questions,and useful student-friendly pedagogy -- including relevant, real-world examples -- keep students reflective and engaged. The new, second edition is comprehensive, including a new chapter on crime and deviance, and yet concise, with more focused coverage of gender and sexuality to better reflect teaching and learning approaches across Canada. Thoroughly updated data, theory, visuals, research, and topics in everychapter provide a contemporary and in-depth picture of sociology as a discipline today.

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Genre : Sociology
Author : Karen L Anderson
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Release : 2016-01-07
Total Pages : 592 Pages
ISBN : 0199014825