Sociological Spirit Critical Essays in a Critical Science

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  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1993-08-09
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing

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Written by the best-selling author of THE PRACTICE OF SOCIAL RESEARCH, this brief book pocketbook gives students a quick overview of fundamental sociological concepts. True to the Babbie trademark, this book makes abstract concepts concrete and understandable for students via Babbies informal, conversational writing style and choice of examples.

Table of Contents

1. An Idea Whose Time Has Come
2. Identity
3. Groups
4. Organizations
5. Institutions
6. Culture and Society
7. Inequality
8. Freedom versus Order
9. Social Change
10. The Global Picture
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