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Introduction to sociology

Print Book, English, 2009
W.W. Norton & Co., New York, 2009
xvii, 684, A78 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (some color) ; 28 cm
9780393932324, 039393232X
What is sociology?
Asking and answering sociological questions
Culture and society
Socialization and the life cycle
Social itneraction and everyday life in the age of the internet
Groups, networks, and organizations
Conformity, deviance, and crime
Stratification, class, and inequality
Global inequality
Gender inequality
Ethnicity and race
Government, political power, and social movements
Work and economic life
Families and intimate relationships
Education and the mass media
Religion in modern society
The sociology of the body: health and illness and sexuality
Urbanization, population, and the environment
Globalization in a changing world
Revised edition of: Introduction to sociology / Anthony Giddens, Mitchell Duneier, Richard P. Appelbaum. 6th ed. c2007