A Down-to-Earth Approach
James Henslin shares the excitement of sociology in Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, 6/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.
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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
PART II: SOCAIL GROUPS AND SOCIAL CONTROL
Chapter 5. Societies to Social Networks
Chapter 6. Deviance and Social Control
PART III: SOCIAL INEQUALITY
Chapter 7. Social Stratification
Chapter 8. Sex and Gender
Chapter 9. Race and Ethnicity
PART IV: SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS
Chapter 10. Marriage and Family
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Sociology: Core Concepts, CourseSmart eTextbook, 6th Edition
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$NaN | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-376408-6