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Sociology in Our Times by Diana Kendall

Sociology in Our Times

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Sociology in Our Times by Diana Kendall

Acclaimed for being the first sociology textbook to integrate race, class, and gender issues, this best-selling text emphasizes applications and highlights sociology's relevance by including timely theories, research, and examples.


Part I: STUDYING SOCIETY AND SOCIAL LIFE. 1. The Sociological Perspective. 2. Sociological Research Methods. 3. Culture. 4. Socialization. Part II: SOCIAL GROUPS AND SOCIAL CONTROL. 5. Society, Social Structure, and Interaction. 6. Groups and Organizations. 7. Deviance and Crime. Part III: SOCIAL INEQUALITY. 8. Class and Stratification in the United States. 9. Global Stratification. 10. Race and Ethnicity. 11. Sex and Gender. 12. Aging and Inequality Based on Age. Part IV: SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS. 13. The Economy and Work in Global Perspective. 14. Politics and Government in Global Perspective. 15. Families and Intimate Relationships. 16. Education. 17. Religion. 18. Health, Health Care, and Disability. Part V: SOCIAL DYNAMICS AND SOCIAL CHANGE. 19. Population and Urbanization. 20. Collective Behavior, Social Movements, and Social Change. Glossary. References. Photo Credits. Name Index. Subject Index.

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Publication date

15th December 2011


Diana Kendall

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Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc an imprint of Cengage Learning, Inc


742 pages





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