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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On the other hand, when you choose to associate with someone because it will
help you achieve some goal, the relationship is Gesellschaft. For example, if you
hire a tutor to help you with chemistry, your specific intention in creating the ...
Formal organizations come into being when groups of people band together to
achieve a specific goal (for example, to make money for stockholders or to
provide a specific service to the community) and formalize their relationships with
See also mores; norms; taboos formal organization: Group created and formally
organized to achieve some specific goal or set of goals, 121. See also goal
displacement fourth estate: The press, 187 Freud, Sigmund, 162 functional:
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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
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