Sociology: A Down-To-Earth Approach Core Concepts, Book a la Carte Edition, 6th Edition

By James M. Henslin, James M Henslin

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 21, 2014

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A Down-to-Earth Approach

 

James Henslin shares the excitement of sociology in Essentials of Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, 11/e. With his acclaimed "down-to-earth" approach and personal writing style, the author highlights the sociology of everyday life and its relevance to students' lives. With wit, personal reflection, and illuminating examples, Henslin stimulates students’ sociological imagination so they can better perceive how the pieces of society fit together. In addition to this trademark down-to-earth approach, other distinctive features include: comparative perspectives, the globalization of capitalism, and visual presentations of sociology.

 

MySocLab is an integral part of the Henslin learning program. Engaging activities and assessments provide a teaching a learning system that helps students see the world through a sociological lens. With MySocLab, students can develop critical thinking skills through writing, explore real-world data through the new Social Explorer, and watch the latest entries in the Core Concept Video Series.


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Table of Contents

Part I:         The Sociological Perspective

Chapter 1:    The Sociological Perspective

Chapter 2:    Culture

Chapter 3:    Socialization

Chapter 4:    Social Structure and Social Interaction

Chapter 5:    Social Groups and Formal Organizations

 

Part II:        Social Groups and Social Control

Chapter 6:    Deviance and Social Control

 

Part III:       Social Inequality

Chapter 7:    Global Stratification

Chapter 8:    Social Class in the United States

Chapter 9:    Race and Ethnicity

Chapter 10: Gender and Age

 

Part IV:       Social Institutions

Chapter 11:  Politics and the Economy

Chapter 12:  Marriage and Family

Chapter 13:  Education and Religion

 

Part V:        Social Change

Chapter 14:  Population and Urbanization

Chapter 15:  Social Change and the Environment

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