Sociology For Dummies

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John Wiley & Sons, Mar 5, 2010 - Social Science - 384 pages
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The first authoritative yet accessible guide to this broad andpopular topic

Sociology is the study of human and societal interaction, andbecause society is constantly changing, sociology will alwaysremain a crucial and relevant subject. Sociology For Dummieshelps you understand this complex field, serving as the ideal studyguide both when you're deciding to take a class as well as when youare already participating in a course.

  • Provides a general overview of what sociology in as well as anin-depth look at some of the major concepts and theories
  • Offers examples of how sociology can be applied and itsimportance to everyday life

Avoiding jargon, Sociology For Dummies will get you up tospeed on this widely studied topic in no time.

  

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User Review  - Luba Moshcovich - Goodreads

I recommend this book to anyone who is new to sociology. It gives you a great overall, easy to read and entertaining. Read full review

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User Review  - Anetq - Goodreads

I was always suspicious of the "For Dummies"-books, since I'm no dummie, but seriously - this one did a good job of covering the basic stuff, and still getting the larger perspective too. Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Jay Gabler, PhD, is a writer, editor, and college professor. Gabler received his PhD from Harvard University and now teaches at Rasmussen College in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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