The Practical Skeptic: Core Concepts in Sociology
Using a conceptual organizing framework, THE PRACTICAL SKEPTIC: CORE CONCEPTS IN SOCIOLOGY, 2nd Edition, is a concise introduction to sociology that focuses on core concepts as the central building blocks for understanding sociology. Written in a lively, conversational style, McIntyre uses numerous pedagogical features to help students grasp key sociological concepts.
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Some religious groups, like the Amish, are examples of people whose practices
and beliefs set them apart from the rest of ... (Hint: You will learn the most from
this exercise if, in addition to defining each concept, you create an example of it
12.2 Give two examples of each of the following: a. vertical mobility b. horizontal
mobility c. intragenerational mobility d. intergenerational mobility Chapter Review
1. Make a list of the sociological concepts that you learned in this chapter.
(Hint: You will learn the most from this exercise if, in addition to defining each
concept, you create an example of it in your own words.) 2. Each of the following
jokes is an example of sex-based discrimination, but which are examples of
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I've always wanted to use this book to teach Introductroy Sociology. It is more clever, more interesting than the typical introductory textbook. The Teacher's guide is a set of out-of-the-ordinary exercises, rather than the usual lecture outlines and sample exam questions. Read full review