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Social Problems

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ISBN-10: 0133974588

ISBN-13: 9780133974584

Edition: 15th 2017

Authors: William Kornblum, Karen Seccombe, Joseph Julian

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For courses in Social Problems. Understanding Social Problems: Sparking the Sociological Imagination Through a Theme-Based ApproachExtensively updated and revised, and now emphasizing signature concepts that reflect the perspective of new author Karen Seccombe, this Fifteenth Edition of Social Problems maintains its focus on one overarching goal-to spark a sociological imagination. The text's pedagogical devices help readers to more clearly see how many individual issues and personal problems are rooted in the social arrangements of society. Four major themes guide this edition of the text: an empirical methodology; linking individual experience with social structure; recognizing that…    
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Book details

List price: $193.32
Edition: 15th
Copyright year: 2017
Publisher: Pearson Education
Publication date: 1/5/2016
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 528
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 2.2
Language: English

Karen Seccombe, M.S.W, Ph.D .is a Professor of Community Health at Portland State University in Portland, Oregon.nbsp; She received her Masterrsquo;s Degree in Social Work from the University of Washington focusing on health and social welfare policy.nbsp; She received her Ph.D. in Sociology from Washington State University, where she continued to develop her public policy interests in inequality, families, and health.nbsp; She is the author ofFamilies and their Social Worlds(Pearson Allyn & Bacon),Families in Poverty(Pearson Allyn & Bacon), nbsp;Just Donrsquo;t Get Sick: Access to Health Care in the Aftermath of Welfare Reform, with Kim Hoffman (Rutgers University Press), andMarriage and…