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Being Urban A Sociology of City Life

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ISBN-10: 0275956547

ISBN-13: 9780275956547

Edition: 3rd 2015

Authors: David Karp, William C. Yoels, Nicholas P. Dempsey

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Symbolic interaction is among the most central theoretical paradigms in sociology and the theory that most thoroughly attends to how individuals give meaning to their world--in this case, how city dwellers interpret and respond to their daily experiences as urbanites. This thoroughly updated edition of "Being Urban: A Sociology of City Life" remains true to this particular theoretical angle of vision--the symbolic interactionist approach--focusing on specific topics that are relatively neglected in other urban sociology texts, and that lend themselves to the kind of social-psychological analyses that define the distinctive conceptual core of the authors' efforts.After the first two chapters…    
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Book details

List price: $27.00
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2015
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, LLC
Publication date: 9/9/2015
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 338
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.540
Language: English