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Applying Sociology : Making a Better World - 01 edition

Applying Sociology : Making a Better World (ISBN10: 0205306160; ISBN13: 9780205306169)
ISBN13: 978-0205306169
ISBN10: 0205306160

Summary: A contributed volume of readings on using sociology to create practical social and organizational change.

Applying Sociology: Making a Better World is a book about putting sociological ideas into action. The editors, sociologists and educators, who are active in both government and private sectors, have assembled a collection of readings by contributors who bring a wealth of practical experience and innovative ideas to the field.

Designed for co moreurses in applied sociology or as a supplementary text in introductory sociology courses, or social problems.

  • Each of the 22 readings shows how sociology can benefit the real world by inventing solutions for today's problems.
  • The pieces show sociologists at work in a wide range of human endeavors, including architecture, organized labor, the criminal justice system, sports, social welfare organizations, churches, and private corporations.
  • The concluding piece, ''The Sociologist as Artist,'' shows readers how to apply their sociological knowledge in imaginative ways to their own lives, organizations, and communities. less

Edition/Copyright: 01
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Published: 10/26/2000
International: No

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Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A. 2000 Soft Cover 1st Ed., 1st Printing, Stated Very Fine. No DJ Issued 8vo-over 7?"-9?" tall. ND on title page. A very handsome first edition soft bound in publisher's moreglossy illustrated stiff paper covers.272 numbered pages. COnsider this book 'as ne. ' No wear and no defects. Nice new copy. less
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