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Sociology - 13th edition

ISBN13: 978-0078026669

Cover of Sociology 13TH 12 (ISBN 978-0078026669)
ISBN13: 978-0078026669
ISBN10: 0078026660
Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 13TH 12
Copyright: 2012
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Published: 2012
International: No

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Sociology - 13TH 12 edition

ISBN13: 978-0078026669

Richard T. Schaefer

ISBN13: 978-0078026669
ISBN10: 0078026660
Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 13TH 12
Copyright: 2012
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Published: 2012
International: No
Summary

The new edition ofSociologyhelps students take Sociology with them on campus, in their careers, and in their communities. While still maintaining its well-balanced coverage of the 3 perspectives, this new revision has a strong focus on encouraging students to think about their world with a sociological imagination. Through its strong coverage of globalization, race and ethnicity, careers in sociology, and current topics like mass media and social policy,Sociologyprovides students with knowledge they can use at school, at work, in their neighborhoods, and in the global community.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents List of Boxes List of Social Policy Sections Preface Ch. 1 The Sociological View 1 Ch. 2 Culture 31 Ch. 3 Socialization 57 Ch. 4 Social Structure, Groups, and Organizations 83 Ch. 5 Deviance and Social Control 111 Ch. 6 Stratification in the United States and Worldwide 139 Ch. 7 Racial and Ethnic Inequality 175 Ch. 8 Stratification by Gender and Age 207 Ch. 9 The Family 239 Ch. 10 Religion and Education 269 Ch. 11 Government and the Economy 301 Ch. 12 Health and Population 331 Ch. 13 Looking to the Future: Social Movements and Social Change 363 App Careers in Sociology 385 Glossary 389 References 399 Acknowledgments 430 Indexes 433