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Sociology

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The new edition of "Sociology" helps students take Sociology with them on campus, in their careers, and in their communities. While still maintaining its well-balanced coverage of the 3 perspectives, this new revision has a strong focus on encouraging the student to think about their world with a sociological imagination. Through its strong coverage of globalization, race ...more
Hardcover, 579 pages
Published September 18th 2009 by McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages (first published January 1st 1983)
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Twist
May 05, 2011 Twist rated it really liked it
Great book to use for sociology though it would have been better if my teacher actually applied it to class. In theory I enjoyed the sociology, at least the book, but the teacher wasn't all that great. :( Taking this with anthropology and psychology really clicked and linked together wonderfully.
Cαiтℓуn ~this fight of my life is so hard~
Let's be honest, I'm not really reading this. I read like the first chapter and look back in it when my teacher makes us. Otherwise, no one cares. We're on Chapt. 7 at the moment.
AF
Feb 13, 2009 AF rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Not bad for a sociology 101 textbook.
林惠美 Rosalyn Lim
Apr 17, 2014 林惠美 Rosalyn Lim rated it really liked it
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This is one of my fav textbook and I learned a great deal from this book when I was first introduced to this book. I also used this book as reference for countless number of project papers for my social science studies as if there are no better references.

In brief, people who are interested with Sociology should get this book. Used to own the older version which is in my junior's hand now. I will definitely buy a new copy when I can because this book is just that good!
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May 19, 2011 Brandee Terry rated it liked it
Did I mention that I hate sociology? This book didn't help. The terms are hard to understand.
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