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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That is, the more you eat, the more you weigh; and the less you eat, the less you
weigh. Now consider this hypothesis, which posits a negative relationship
between exercise and weight: H24: Increased exercise causes decreased weight
Or, as the independent variable goes slower, or gets smaller, or becomes less
important, the dependent variable does too: J, 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 or 0, 1, 2
, 3, ...
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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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