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Social Science: An Introduction to the Study of Society, CourseSmart eTextbook, 15th Edition

By Elgin F. Hunt, David C. Colander

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Oct 23, 2013

Description

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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$61.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-205-97166-4