Sociology in Our Times

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Author : Diana Kendall


704 Pages  Hardcover 

10th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2013, 2011, 2008

©2015, Published


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This best-selling comprehensive book conveys the relevance of sociology by presenting a timely collection of theories, research, and examples-including its signature first-person accounts that open many chapters. “Lived experiences” represented in these opening vignettes accurately mirror the richne... more


Chapter-opening “lived experiences” capture students' interest with such topics as bullying and suicide on campus, learning the ropes in college, and identity and multi-ethnicity on college campuses.

Numbered Learning Objectives (eight to ten per chapter) are listed at the beginning of each chapter... more

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A new chapter-opening spread has been added to each chapter, including a striking new photo to capture students' interest and engage them in the material. A fresh new design and a new photo program also reinvigorate this popular text.

This edition highlights topics ranging from popular culture icon... more