For courses in introductory social science.
Multidisciplinary look at introductory social science
This classic text provides a revised and updated survey of the social sciences, written in an unbiased manner with a multidisciplinary, common sense approach.
The Fourteenth Edition highlights the dramatic political and economic changes that have swept the world in recent years, providing students and instructors with a starting point for lively classroom discussions and debate.
Table of Contents
BRIEF TABLE OF CONTENTS:
Chapter 1: Social Science and Its Methods
Chapter 2: Human Origins
Chapter 3: Origins of Western Society
Chapter 4: Society, Culture, and Cultural Change
Chapter 5: Geography, Demography, Ecology, and Society
Chapter 6: Technology and Society
Chapter 7: The Individual, Society, and Culture
Chapter 8: The Family
Chapter 9: Religion
Chapter 10: Education
Chapter 11: Social and Economic Stratification
Chapter 12: Stratification, Minorities and Discrimination
Chapter 13: The Functions and Forms of Government
Chapter 14: Democratic Government in the United States
Chapter 15: Governments of the World
Chapter 16: The Organization of Economic Activities
Chapter 17: Government and the Economy
Chapter 18: International Political Relations
Chapter 19: International Economic Relations
Chapter 20: The Political Economies of Developing Countries
Chapter 21: International Institutions and the Search for Peace
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