Essentials of Sociology

ISBN-10: 0393927741

ISBN-13: 9780393927740

Edition: 2005

Authors: Anthony Giddens, Mitchell Duneier, Richard Appelbaum

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The best-selling "Introduction to Sociology is now available in an abridged edition. Featuring a striking design, helpful pedagogy, and a global perspective, "Essentials of Sociology packages the best facets of the Fifth Edition of "Introduction to Sociology in a shorter, more flexible edition. With fewer topics covered in only sixteen chapters, students can focus on the essentials while learning about the connections between American and world societies. An in-text study guide and extensive student Web site help students study and review, while online instructor's resources assist with teaching and grading.
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List price: $52.50
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 476
Size: 8.25" wide x 10.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.486
Language: English

Anthony Giddens, a British sociologist, was educated at Hull, the London School of Economics, and Cambridge, and is a fellow of King's College, Cambridge. His interests have been varied, but they tend to focus on questions related to the macro-order. Much of his theoretical writing deals with stratification, class, and modernity. Although he has concentrated on dynamic issues of social structure, he has also examined how social psychological concerns are part of this broader order of human relations.

Mitchell Duneier teaches sociology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and at the University of California at Santa Barbara. His first book, Slim's Table, won the 1994 Distinguished Publication Award of the American Sociological Association.

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