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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H2: Age affects income. H3: Social class affects voting behavior. H4: Religious
affiliation affects attitudes toward abortion. H5: Occupation affects income.
Hypothesis 1, for example, posited that being a man or a woman causes
individuals to ...
The title tells you that the table shows the variable median annual incomes of
people in the United States. The title also tells you that the table shows the
differences in median income for people in different (variable) categories of
gender, race, ...
What does the table tell you about the relationship between the variables? a.
Vertically. For example, in the first two columns, check out the relationship
between demographic group and overall median income: This table shows that,
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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