Essentials of Sociology: A Down-to-earth Approach

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Allyn & Bacon, 1996 - Sociology - 478 pages
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A brief version of the introductory text Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach. The 15 chapters presented here retain the dual emphases on micro and macro (individual and structural) sociology, as well as the focus upon culture and everyday life.

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Henslin's personal accounts throughout the chapters helped to illustrate the basic sociological concepts and themes. Well written textbook that is easy to read. Read full review

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Contents

The Sociological Perspective
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The Symbolic Interactionist Perspective 336
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World Economic Systems 281
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James M. Henslin is Professor Emeritus of Sociology at Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville. He is the author of many textbooks, including "Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, " 7th ed.; "Essentials of Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, " 6th ed.; and "Social Problems, " 7th ed.

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