Sociology in Our Times: The Essentials

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Author : Diana Kendall


608 Pages  Paperback 

10th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2014, 2012, 2010

©2016 , Published


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Current and relevant to today's students, SOCIOLOGY IN OUR TIMES: THE ESSENTIALS, 10th Edition presents the latest available data and new insights on behaviors, beliefs, issues, and trends in our nation and world from a sociological perspective. The new edition of this bestselling text emphasizes th... more


Focusing on the relationship between sociology and everyday life, each chapter begins with first person commentaries on the issue that unifies the chapter. Included in this “Sociology and Everyday Life” box is a quiz for students to see what they know about the issue. Answers are provided on a subse... more

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Completely updated throughout, the Tenth Edition continues to build on the best of previous editions while offering new insights on what is going on in our nation and world from a sociological perspective. All data and statistics in the narrative, figures, tables, and “Census Profiles” have been upd... more