Essentials of Sociology by David B. Brinkerhoff, Lynn K. White, Suzanne T. Ortega, Rose

By David B. Brinkerhoff, Lynn K. White, Suzanne T. Ortega, Rose Weitz

Decide up the sociology textbook that is helping you examine, is straightforward to learn, and has the research aids equipped correct in. necessities OF SOCIOLOGY takes real-world situations and indicates you the way to take advantage of sociology to research them. And with its up-to-date foreign concentration, you'll know about different cultures whereas learning your individual in addition. necessities OF SOCIOLOGY is extra concise and with extra examples than ever earlier than, making type time extra enjoyable and try time much less tense.

Show description

Read Online or Download Essentials of Sociology PDF

Best sociology books

Mehrwert Musik: Musikwirtschaft und Stadtentwicklung in Berlin und Wien

Anita Schlögl untersucht den Zusammenhang zwischen der Ökonomie der Musik und der Ökonomie der Stadt. In einem empirischen Ansatz führt sie zwei aktuelle Diskurse zusammen: die Rolle der Kultur- und Kreativwirtschaft für die städtische Entwicklung und die Frage der Repräsentation von Stadt und Musik.

Soziologische Aufklärung 5: Konstruktivistische Perspektiven

Das Buch enthält zentrale Aufsätze Luhmanns zu grundlegenden soziologischen, theologischen und philosophischen Problemen.

Psychosocial Studies: An Introduction

There's increasing international curiosity within the dating among the mental and the social. The bringing jointly of impact, emotion and feeling with social, political and cultural forces bargains an artistic, cutting edge and wealthy set of the way of knowing what Charles Wright turbines known as the hyperlinks among own problems and public concerns.

The Making of Masculinities: The New Men’s Studies

This e-book is either easy in notion and impressive in goal. It goals at legitimating the recent interdisciplinary box of men's reviews as essentially the most major and hard highbrow and curricular advancements in academia this present day. The fourteen essays incorporated listed below are drawn from such assorted disciplines as men's studies,philosophy, psychology, sociology, historical past, anthropology, Black reports, biology, English literature, and homosexual reports.

Extra resources for Essentials of Sociology

Example text

S. S. degrees from Brigham Young University. He has been at the University of Nebraska since 1978, having served as Associate Vice Chancellor since 1991. His research covered topics such as children’s work in the family and the effect of economic marginality on the family. He is concerned with issues such as introducing technology in the classroom. Sociology at the University of Washington. Her teaching interests have been primarily in introductory sociology and social problems, while her research interests are primarily in the areas of health services research and the social psychological consequences of inequality.

Similarly, we will recognize that to solve social problems, we will likely have to change social structures and roles, not just change individuals. Although poverty, divorce, and racism are experienced as intensely personal hardships, we can’t eliminate or alleviate them by giving everyone personal therapy. To solve these and many other social problems, we need to change social structures; we need to rewrite the play and rebuild the theater. The sociological imagination offers a new way to look at—and a new way to solve—common troubles and dilemmas that individuals face.

Guy, Prince George Community College, Maryland; Rose Hall, Diablo Valley College, California; Sharon E. Hogan, Blue River Community College, Missouri; Michael G. Horton, Pensacola Junior College, Florida; Cornelius G. Hughes, University of Southern Colorado; Jon Ianitti, State University of New York, Morrisville; Carol Jenkins, Glendale Community College, California; William C. Jenné, Oregon State University; Dennis L. Kalob, Loyola University, Louisiana; Sidney J. Kaplan, University of Toledo, Ohio; Florence Karlstrom, Northern Arizona University; Diane Kayongo-Male, South Dakota State University; William Kelly, University of Texas; James A.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.25 of 5 – based on 25 votes