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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An individual's race or ethnicity can also be a filter through which other statuses
are perceived. When you hear someone say, "He's an African American doctor,"
or "She's an Asian American lawyer," you can assume that racial and ethnic ...
Ethnicity is different. When most people speak of "ethnic differences," they are
referring specifically to cultural differences. Thus, ethnicity has to do with shared
cultural heritage. The CHAPTER 14 INEQUALITY AND ASCRIPTION.
Thus, ethnicity has to do with shared cultural heritage. The ties that bind people
together into ethnic groups may be varied and frequently include religion,
language, dress, music, and food preferences. Sometimes ethnicity has less to
do with ...
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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