Introduction to Sociology

Introduction to Sociology : A Canadian Focus

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Appropriate for one- and two-term introduction to Sociology courses at universities and colleges. This multi-authored text-written by Canadian contributors who are experts in their respective areas-provides a comprehensive introduction to the field.show more

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  • Paperback | 528 pages
  • 203.2 x 254 x 25.4mm | 861.82g
  • Pearson Canada, Toronto
  • Toronto, Canada
  • Revised
  • 7th Revised edition
  • 0130170100
  • 9780130170101

Table of contents

I. INTRODUCTION 1. What is Sociology? - James J. Teevan and Marion Blute. 2. Research Methods - James J. Teevan. II. SOCIETY AND THE INDIVIDUAL. 3. Culture - Michael P. Carroll. 4. Socialization - James Cote. 5. Deviance - James J. Teevan/Lesley D. Harman (UWO). III. SOCIAL DIFFERENTIATION. 6. Social Inequality - Edward D. Grabb. 7. Gender Relations - Lesley D. Harman. 8. Race and Ethnic Relations - Carol Agocs. 9. Aging - Ingrid Arnet Connidis (UWO). IV. SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS. 10. Families - Roderic Beaujot. 11. Religion - Lorne D. Dawson (U Waterloo). 12. Media - Nick Dyer-Witherford (UWO). V. SOCIAL ORGANIZATION. 13. Work and Organizations - Jerry P. White (UWO). 14. Social Movements - Samuel Clark. 15. Demography and Urbanization - Kevin McQuillan/Danielle Belanger (UWO). 16. Social Change - Edward Bell (UWO).show more