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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Galileo even asked the judges to look through his telescope to see the truth for
themselves. Some of the judges did look but, stuffed full of Church doctrine, failed
or refused to see. In fact, Galileo's crime (if we must call it that) was to question ...
You could ask the employees whether they are following through, but the best
way would be to look in the garbage: Are there recyclable materials there? This
would make a lovely experiment! Again, you could survey a number of professors
First, we imagine how we look to the other person; second, we imagine that other
person's reaction to our appearance; third, we have some self-feeling such as
pride or shame. Suppose it's the first day of class. I walk up to the front of the
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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