Summary: Sociology: A Brief Introduction, 7/E Alex Thio,OhioUniversity ISBN-10: 0205547095 Unique for its blend of style and substance, this introductory text uses a balanced and systematic application of sociological theory throughout to help students see the difference between myths and realities about society. Highlights of the new edition Four new sections in each chapter examine sociologyrsquo;s connection to the world around us: Sociological Frontieranalyzes ...show more current social changes and trends. (For example: ''Who Gets Tattoos and Why?'') Current Eventslooks at recent world events through a sociological lens. (For example: ''The War Trauma in Women Soldiers.'') Today's Controversyinvestigates controversial issues in contemporary society. (For example: ''Is the U.S. Losing Its World Leadership?'') For a Better Lifeuses insights from sociology to show how we can improve our lives. (For example: ''Unleash the Power of Nice.'') ...show lessEdition/Copyright: 7TH 09
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