Society

Society : The Basics

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Examines US society and its place in the rest of the world. This edition places emphasis on the cultural diversity of US society, along with the significance of sociology and sociological thinking. It offers revised pedagogical aids within each chapter.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 480 pages
  • 214 x 252 x 18mm | 898.11g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • International 2 Revised ed
  • Illustrationssome col.), maps(some col.)
  • 0130427306
  • 9780130427304

Table of contents

Sociology - perspective; theory and method; culture; socialisation - from infancy to old age; social interaction in everyday life; groups and organisations; deviance; social stratification; global inequality; race and ethnicity; sex and gender; economics and politics; family and religion; health and education; population and urbanisation; social change and modernity.show more

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