This best-selling comprehensive book conveys the relevance of sociology by presenting a timely collection of theories, research, and examples-including its signature first-person accounts that open many chapters. Experiences represented in these opening vignettes accurately mirror the richness and complexity of society, while also establishing the themes that are carried throughout the chapters. Author Diana Kendallas vivid and inviting writing style, emphasis on applications, and eye for the most compelling current examples highlight sociologyas relevance to all students. Now in its Tenth Edition, SOCIOLOGY IN OUR TIMES is acclaimed in the field for being the first textbook to integrate race, class, and gender issues, and for its thorough presentation of sociological theory, including contemporary perspectives such as feminism and postmodernism. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.John H. Heldrich Center for Workplace Development, Rutgers University. Retrieved July 3, 2013. Online: www.heldrich.rutgers.edu /sites/default/files/ content /Work_Trends_May_2011.pdf Goffman, Erving. 1956. aThe Nature of Deference andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Sociology in Our Times|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2014-01-01|