More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 2nd edition with a publication date of 5/13/2010.
What is included with this book?
- The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
- The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
- The eBook copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically only the book itself is included.
Updated with recent issues such as the national debate on health care reform, this Second Edition of How Can We Solve Our Social Problems? gives students a sense of hope by demonstrating specific, realistic steps we can take to solve some of the most pervasive social problems in America today. Author James Crone maintains a sense of sociological objectivity throughout and helps students realize that we can take steps to solve such key social problems as poverty, racial and ethnic inequality, unequal education, and environmental issues. The book's first two chapters define 'úsocial problem,,'Ě provide a theoretical background, discuss the daunting barriers we face in attempting to solve social problems, and demonstrate how sociology can help.
Table of Contents
|Preparing to Solve Our Social Problems|
|Barriers, Possibilities, and How Sociology Can Help|
|How Can We Solve the Problem of Increasing Inequality?|
|How Can We Solve the Problem of Poverty?|
|How Can We Solve the Problem of Racial/Ethnic Inequality?|
|How Can We Solve the Problem of Gender Inequality?|
|How Can We Solve the Problem of Unequal Education?|
|How Can We Solve the Problem of Crime?|
|How Can We Solve the Problem of Drugs?|
|How Can We Solve the Problem of Health Care?|
|How Can We Solve the Problems of Families?|
|How Can We Solve the World's Population Problem?|
|How Can We Solve the World's Environmental Problem?|
|Solving Our Social Problems: Predictions and Conclusions|
|Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.|