SOC (with MindTap, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card) (6th edition)

SOC (with MindTap, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card) (6th edition)

By: Nijole Benokraitis (author)Mixed Media

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Description

Learn Sociology YOUR Way with SOC! SOC's easy-reference, paperback textbook presents course content through visually-engaging chapters as well as Chapter Review Cards that consolidate the best review material into a ready-made study tool. With the textbook or on its own, SOC Online allows easy exploration of SOC anywhere, anytime - including on your device! Collect your notes and create StudyBits (TM) from interactive content as you go to remember what's important. Then, either use preset study resources, or personalize the product through easy-to-use tags and filters to prioritize your study time. Make and review flashcards, review related content, and track your progress with Concept Tracker, all in one place and at an affordable price!

About Author

Nijole V. Benokraitis, professor of sociology at the University of Baltimore, received a B.A. in sociology and English from Emmanuel College, an M.A. in sociology from the University of Illinois at Urbana, and a doctorate in sociology from the University of Texas at Austin. She has served as both chair and graduate program director of the University of Baltimore's Department of Sociology and has chaired numerous university committees. She has authored, coauthored, edited, or coedited eight books, including CONTEMPORARY ETHNIC FAMILIES IN THE UNITED STATES: CHARACTERISTICS, VARIATIONS, AND DYNAMICS; FEUDS ABOUT FAMILIES: CONSERVATIVE, CENTRIST, LIBERAL, AND FEMINIST PERSPECTIVES; MODERN SEXISM: BLATANT, SUBTLE, AND COVERT DISCRIMINATION; and SEEING OURSELVES: CLASSIC, CONTEMPORARY, AND CROSS-CULTURAL READINGS IN SOCIOLOGY. In addition, she has published numerous articles and book chapters on such topics as institutional racism and discrimination against women in government and higher education.

Contents

1. Thinking Like a Sociologist. 2. Examining Our Social World. 3. Culture. 4. Socialization. 5. Social Interaction and in Everyday Life. 6. Groups, Organizations, and Institutions. 7. Deviance, Crime, and Social Control. 8. Social Stratification: United States and Global. 9. Gender and Sexuality. 10. Race and Ethnicity. 11. The Economy and Politics. 12. Families and Aging. 13. Education and Religion. 14. Health and Medicine 15. Population, Urbanization, and the Environment. 16. Social Change: Collective Behavior, Social Movements, and Technology.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781337405164
  • Format: Mixed Media
  • Number Of Pages: 400
  • ID: 9781337405164
  • weight: 953
  • ISBN10: 1337405167
  • edition: 6th edition

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