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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Ferdinand Tonnies (1855-1936) was one of the first German sociologists. The
Origins of Modern Sociology in Germany: Ferdinand Tonnies, Max Weber, and
Karl Marx As Durkheim was resolving the paradox of dependency in France, ...
On the other hand, the owner of the local supermarket should not be personally
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t Op Max Weber (1 864- 1920) explored and expanded Tonnies' ideas about ...
Theoretical Conceptions of Class What it is, exactly, that determines one's place
in a class system has been a matter of great debate. One of the first to take a ...
Max Weber had a different take on the nature of modern stratification. First, he
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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