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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Or, as the independent variable goes slower, or gets smaller, or becomes less
important, the dependent variable does too: \, independent variable — > J,
dependent variable On the other hand, negative relationships look like this: T ...
Each list of attributes must be exhaustive, and the attributes must be mutually
exclusive.) a. Age (either in categories or as straight numbers) less than 5 years
old 5-8 years old 9-15 years old 16-21 years old more than 21 years old orO, 1, 2,
For example, Durkheim found that unmarried people were less integrated into
society than married people, who had ties to spouses, children, their children's
friends' parents, and so on. Durkheim also argued that Protestants (whose
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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