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Mapping The Social Landscape: Readings In Sociology

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Drawing from a wide selection of classic and contemporary works, the 60 selections in this best-selling reader represent a plurality of voices and views within sociology.
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Published July 14th 2004 by McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages (first published January 1st 1996)
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Umm Layth
Jun 05, 2007 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: anyone who reflects on life
Shelves: society-culture
Within this book, many problems that our society faces are discussed through short stories, from different viewpoints. Issues such as women working and the effects it has on children and the home, the loss of identity for the Native Hawaiians, the reality of the poor not being able to make it on minimum wage, and many other topics that deal with gender, race, illnesses such as depression and aids etc. are mentioned.

I truly recommend it. It will cause you to look at life a bit differently.

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Leigh
May 07, 2011 rated it really liked it
Read this for my sociology class undergrad- it's a really interesting analysis of different sociology experiments and events that happened at different periods of time in different areas of the world.
Carol B.
Jul 20, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: social-sciences
I mean, let's be clear: it's a textbook. But it's an accessible textbook that isn't too dry and has a lot of excerpts from other texts I had been meaning to read, anyway.
Dani
Dec 27, 2015 rated it really liked it
i just read ahead so i could mark this book as read today
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