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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Income tends to rise with educational level regardless of race or gender. For
each row (for example, white males, African American males, and so on), you can
look across from left to right. As you move from "Fewer than 9" to "16 or more"
Difference Between Median Incomes of High School and College Graduates
White males African American males White females African American females
$21,674 $15,690 $16,115 $17,384 •A* f fit However, these raw numbers can be ...
When an African American tells an anti- white joke, it is as disCTiminatory as
when a white person tells an anti-African American joke. But, because the
patterns of institutional discrimination in our society tend to be against African
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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