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Society in focus : an introduction to sociology / William E. Thompson, Joseph V. Hickey, Mica L. Thompson.

By: Thompson, William E. (William Edwin), 1950-.
Contributor(s): Hickey, Joseph V | Thompson, Mica L, 1980-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, c.2017Edition: 8th ed.Description: xviii, 631 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.ISBN: 9781442255975.Subject(s): Sociology | | Generalities December2017Genre/Form: -- Text bookAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Society in focusDDC classification: 301
Contents:
Preface -- About the authors -- Sociological perspective -- Discovering sociology -- Doing sociology -- Social framework -- Society and culture -- Socialization -- Social interaction in everyday life -- Social groups, organizations, and bureaucracies -- Social differentiation and inequality -- Deviance and conformity -- Social stratification and the u.s. class system -- Global stratification -- Race and ethnicity -- Sex and gender -- Age and the elderly -- Social institutions -- Families -- Education -- Religion -- Government, politics, and war -- The economy and work -- Health and medicine -- Social change -- Population, urbanization, and ecology -- Social change, collective behavior, and the future -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Name index -- Subject index -- Credits.
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Revised edition of Society in focus, 2012.

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Preface -- About the authors -- Sociological perspective -- Discovering sociology -- Doing sociology -- Social framework -- Society and culture -- Socialization -- Social interaction in everyday life -- Social groups, organizations, and bureaucracies -- Social differentiation and inequality -- Deviance and conformity -- Social stratification and the u.s. class system -- Global stratification -- Race and ethnicity -- Sex and gender -- Age and the elderly -- Social institutions -- Families -- Education -- Religion -- Government, politics, and war -- The economy and work -- Health and medicine -- Social change -- Population, urbanization, and ecology -- Social change, collective behavior, and the future -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Name index -- Subject index -- Credits.

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