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Seeing Ourselves

Seeing Ourselves Author Nijole Vaicaitis Benokraitis
ISBN-10 0132819007
Release 2013-03-13
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Seeing all sides of sociology issues: classic, contemporary, and cross-cultural. Seeing Ourselves is the only reader that systematically weaves together three types of articles-classic, contemporary, and cross-cultural-to showcase the many different perspectives sociology offers across a diverse variety of topics. Classic articles provide students with sociological statements of recognized importance and lasting significance. Contemporary readings focus on current sociological issues, controversies, and applications. And, cross-cultural selections offer sociological insights about the striking cultural diversity of Canada and the larger world. Together, these readings summarize significant sociological issues in a way that is both informative and easy to understand for introductory students.



Seeing Ourselves

Seeing Ourselves Author John J. Macionis
ISBN-10 0205733166
Release 2010
Pages 437
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This best-selling introductory sociology reader provides classical, contemporary and cross-cultural readings on each key sociological topic. Seeing Ourselves strives to showcase the different perspectives sociology offers and the complexity of the social world. This reader has 72 readings composed of 26 Classic articles, 26 Contemporary articles, and 20 Cross-cultural articles.



Seeing Ourselves Classic Contemporary and Cross cultural Readings in Sociology

Seeing Ourselves   Classic  Contemporary  and Cross cultural Readings in Sociology Author John J. Macionis
ISBN-10 0131978284
Release 2007
Pages 501
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Seeing Ourselves Classic Contemporary and Cross cultural Readings in Sociology has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from Seeing Ourselves Classic Contemporary and Cross cultural Readings in Sociology also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full Seeing Ourselves Classic Contemporary and Cross cultural Readings in Sociology book for free.



The Emergence of Sociological Theory

The Emergence of Sociological Theory Author Jonathan H. Turner
ISBN-10 9781452206233
Release 2011-11-23
Pages 502
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Now published by SAGE, this scholarly text covers the first one hundred years of sociological theorizing, from 1830-1930, focusing primarily on Comte, Spencer, Marx, Weber, Simmel, Durkheim, and Mead. The text provides an in-depth examination of these early sociological theorists with biographical background, analysis of key works, major influences, critical insights, and also answers the question, "What do these ideas tell us about the basic forces that shape the social world?" Posing this question for each theorist adds a unique perspective to the text and distinguishes it from other sociological theory books. In addition, it also includes material on the enduring models and principles of the theorists' work that continue to inform sociological theory today.



Living Theory

Living Theory Author Charles E. Hurst
ISBN-10 9781317346692
Release 2015-09-07
Pages 192
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Living Theory: The Application of Classical Social Theory to Contemporary Life, 2nd edition analyzes major features of modern society from the classical theory point of view, and suggests how modern life might be explained from this viewpoint. The author examines the works of four classical figures - Marx, Durkheim, Simmel, and Weber - because of their continuing influence on social theory, and because they addressed many of the central issues we confront in modern society. Topics new to this edition include: New electronic technologies The battle over valued property The role of trust in society Governmental secrecy Trafficking in human organs



Ten Questions A Sociological Perspective

Ten Questions  A Sociological Perspective Author Joel M. Charon
ISBN-10 9781133713449
Release 2012-01-01
Pages 384
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A perfect alternative to the traditional introductory sociology text, TEN QUESTIONS: A SOCIOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE, Eighth Edition, employs a unique approach to introducing and examining sociological principles. The text poses and answers questions that pique student interest, such as: What does it mean to be human? Are human beings free? Why is there misery in the world? The book examines the philosophies of classical sociologists such as Marx, Weber, Durkheim, Mead, and Berger, and looks at how the field of sociology has approached these questions over the past 150 years. Thoroughly updated, the Eighth Edition includes such new real-world examples as the political revolution in Egypt and the Tea Party movement as illustrations of social conflict; and intriguing new discussions of how individuals can affect society, inequality and social stratification, and many other topics. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.



Communicating for Cultural Competence

Communicating for Cultural Competence Author James W. Leigh
ISBN-10 1577662105
Release 1998
Pages 188
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Explains and demonstrates a model for social workers to communicate with persons of color by casting them in the role of experts on their own lives. Emphasis is placed on the beginning stage of the helping process, the information-gathering stage. What happens next is not addressed directly, although there is a lengthy appendix on culturally relevant treatment and interventions. Early chapters address information for achieving the role of a culturally competent social worker. Subsequent chapters outline steps of the interview model based on the ethnographic interviewing work of James Spradley. Includes chapter exercises and illustrations from interviews drawn from the author's practice and published cases. Appendices offer principles and codes of ethics. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR



Society

Society Author John J Macionis
ISBN-10 0133436950
Release 2016-03-01
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NOTE: Before purchasing, check with your instructor to ensure you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, and registrations are not transferable. To register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products, you may also need a Course ID, which your instructor will provide. Used books, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed. Check with the seller before completing your purchase. Society: The Basics, Fifth Canadian edition is written to help students find and use sociology in everyday life. With a strong theoretical framework and a global perspective, Society: The Basics offers students an accessible and relevant introduction to sociology. NEW! This content is also available via REVEL(tm), an immersive learning experience designed for the way your students read, think, and learn. Click here for more information or contact your Pearson Rep for a demo.



Theocratic Democracy

Theocratic Democracy Author Nachman Ben-Yehuda
ISBN-10 9780190208400
Release 2010-11-29
Pages 312
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The state of Israel was established in 1948 as a Jewish democracy, without a legal separation between religion and the state. Ever since, the tension between the two has been a central political, social, and moral issue in Israel, resulting in a cultural conflict between secular Jews and the fundamentalist, ultra-orthodox Haredi community. What is the nature of this cultural conflict and how is it managed? In Theocratic Democracy, Nachman Ben-Yehuda examines more than fifty years of media-reported unconventional and deviant behavior by members of the Haredi community. Ben-Yehuda finds not only that this behavior has happened increasingly often over the years, but also that its most salient feature is violence--a violence not random or precipitated by situational emotional rage, but planned and aimed to achieve political goals. Using verbal and non-verbal violence in the forms of curses, intimidation, threats, arson, stone-throwing, beatings, mass violations, and more, Haredi activists try to push Israel toward a more theocratic society. Driven by a theological notion that all Jews are mutually responsible and accountable to the Almighty, these activists believe that the sins of the few are paid for by the many. Making Israel a theocracy will, they believe, reduce the risk of transcendental penalties. Ben-Yehuda shows how the political structure that accommodates the strong theocratic and secular pressures Israel faces is effectively a theocratic democracy. Characterized by chronic negotiations, tensions, and accommodations, it is by nature an unstable structure. However, in his fascinating and lively account, Nachman Ben-Yehuda demonstrates how it allows citizens with different worldviews to live under one umbrella of a nation-state without tearing the social fabric apart.



Sociology

Sociology Author John J. Macionis
ISBN-10 0131849182
Release 2005
Pages 704
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This multi-media learning package, 'Sociology', 10th edition, offers students: a global perspective to help them better understand their own lives; a strong focus on social diversity to see the impact of race, class, and gender; and a focus on critical thinking. It features hundreds of new research citations and recent data from Census 2000.



Discover Sociology

Discover Sociology Author William J. Chambliss
ISBN-10 9781506347400
Release 2016-12-02
Pages 632
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Discover Sociology explores sociology as a discipline of curious minds, with the theoretical, conceptual, and empirical tools needed to understand, analyze, and even change the world. Organized around the four main themes of The Sociological Imagination, Power and Inequality, Technological Transformations of Society, and Globalization, every chapter in the book illuminates the social roots of diverse phenomena and institutions



The Myth of Individualism

The Myth of Individualism Author Peter L. Callero
ISBN-10 9781442266278
Release 2017-08-01
Pages 248
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The Myth of Individualism is a wonderful, concise introduction to sociology and sociological thinking, showing readers how social forces shape our lives and the world. Revised and updated throughout, the third edition of this powerful book continues to challenge the common belief that human behavior is the result of free choices made by autonomous actors, but rather shows the many ways that people are naturally social, interdependent, and shaped by social forces. Filled with engaging stories and deep research, The Myth of Individualism helps readers begin to develop a sociological imagination. By acknowledging the limits of individual effort and control, we gain insight into our own lives and the lives of others. The Myth of Individualism is a must-read for anyone interested in understanding the subtle and unshakeable ways social forces shape our lives.



Introduction to Social Problems

Introduction to Social Problems Author Thomas J. Sullivan
ISBN-10 9780134054612
Release 2015-02-02
Pages 504
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NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MySocLab® does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MySocLab search for 0134126955 / 9780134126951 Introduction to Social Problems plus MySocLab for Social Problems– Access Card Package, 10/e Package consists of: 0205896464 / 9780205896462 Introduction to Social Problems, 10/e 0134106911 / 9780134106915 MySocLab for Social Problems Access Card MySocLab should only be purchased when required by an instructor. For courses in Social Problems Researching, Analyzing, and Understanding U.S. Social Issues Introduction to Social Problems explores the many social issues that continue to plague the United States. Discussing and analyzing the extent and nature of various problems and their potential solutions, the book stands as a guidepost for people with an interest in “helping” professions — sociologists, educators, social workers, etc. Through a sociological lens, students are able to gauge recurrent social issues and examine the benefits and possibilities of solutions. The Tenth Edition teaches students to apply research and knowledge to solve some of our nation’s most crippling problems. Also available with MySocLab MySocLab for Social Problems courses extends learning online, engaging students and improving results. Media resources with assignments bring concepts to life, and offer students opportunities to practice applying what they’ve learned. And the Writing Space helps educators develop and assess concept mastery and critical thinking through writing, quickly and easily. Please note: this version of MySocLab does not include an eText. Introduction to Social Problems, Tenth Edition is also available via REVEL ™, an immersive learning experience designed for the way today's students read, think, and learn.



You May Ask Yourself

You May Ask Yourself Author Dalton Conley
ISBN-10 0393674185
Release 2019
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The bestselling "untextbook" gets students thinking like sociologists



Sociology in Action

Sociology in Action Author Kathleen Odell Korgen
ISBN-10 9781506345895
Release 2018-01-02
Pages 400
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Wake up your introductory sociology classes! Sociology in Action helps your students learn sociology by doing sociology. Sociology in Action will inspire your students to do sociology through real-world activities designed to ignite their sociological imaginations. This innovative new text immerses students in an active learning experience that emphasizes hands-on work, application, and learning by example. Each chapter explains sociology's key concepts and theories and pairs that foundational coverage with a series of carefully developed learning activities and thought-provoking questions. You choose the activities that will best engage your students, fit the format of your course, and meet your course goals.



SOC

SOC Author Nijole V. Benokraitis
ISBN-10 9781305888333
Release 2016-01-07
Pages 400
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4LTR Press solutions give students the option to choose the format that best suits their learning preferences. This option is perfect for those students who focus on the textbook as their main course resource. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.



Conformity and Conflict

Conformity and Conflict Author James P. Spradley
ISBN-10 9780205234103
Release 2012
Pages 411
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Demonstrate the nature of culture and its influence on people's lives. For over 40 years, the best-selling Conformity and Conflict has brought together original readings and cutting edge research alongside classic works as a powerful way to study human behavior and events. Its readings cover a broad range of theoretical perspectives and demonstrate basic anthropological concepts. The Fourteenth Edition incorporates successful articles from past editions and fresh ideas from the field to show fascinating perspectives on the human experience. Teaching and Learning Experience Personalize Learning - MyAnthroLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals. Improve Critical Thinking - Articles, article introductions and review questions encourage students to examine their assumptions, discern hidden values, evaluate evidence, assess their conclusions, and more! Engage Students - Section parts, key terms, maps, a glossary and subject index all spark student interest and illustrate the reader's main points with examples and visuals from daily life. Support Instructors - Teaching your course just got easier! You can create a Customized Text or use our Instructor's Manual, Electronic “MyTest” Test Bank or PowerPoint Presentation Slides. Additionally, Conformity and Conflict's part introductions parallel the basic concepts taught in introductory courses – which allow the book to be used alone as a reader or in conjunction with a main text. Note: MyAnthroLab does not come automatically packaged with this text. To purchase MyAnthroLab, please visit www.MyAnthroLab.com or you can purchase a valuepack of the text + MyAnthroLab (at no additional cost): VP ISBN-10: 0205176011/ISBN-13: 9780205176014