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Global Sociology: Introducing Five Contemporary Societies
An effective supplement to any standard sociology text, this broad and comprehensive sociological description of five diverse contemporary societies with wide geographic distribution - Japan, Mexico, Egypt, Germany, and the Bushmen of Namibia - is organized around basic sociological topics: culture, social structure, group life, socialization, deviance, social institutions ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published January 1st 2009 by McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
(first published January 1st 2000)
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Jan 14, 2010 Jennifer rated it really liked it · review of another edition
Case studies of five different cultures, examined from a sociological perspective: Japan, Mexico, Bushmen of Namibia, Egypt, and Germany. Each section introduces new sociological concepts best illustrated by the particular culture at hand.