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The Sociology Book

by Dk, Sarah Tomley, Mitchell Hobbs, Megan Todd and Marcus Weeks

  • Hardcover
    $47.59
PUBLISHED: 1st July 2015
ISBN: 9780241182291
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Part of the popular Big Ideas series, this book introduces you to the subject that tells you all about what society is and what makes it tick. It includes over 80 ideas from the world's renowned sociologists, covering topics as diverse as issues of equality, diversity, identity and human rights; the effects of globalization; and more.
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  • Hardcover
    $47.59
PUBLISHED: 1st July 2015
ISBN: 9780241182291
ANNOTATION:
Part of the popular Big Ideas series, this book introduces you to the subject that tells you all about what society is and what makes it tick. It includes over 80 ideas from the world's renowned sociologists, covering topics as diverse as issues of equality, diversity, identity and human rights; the effects of globalization; and more.

Annotation

Part of the popular Big Ideas series, this book introduces you to the subject that tells you all about what society is and what makes it tick. It includes over 80 ideas from the world's renowned sociologists, covering topics as diverse as issues of equality, diversity, identity and human rights; the effects of globalization; and more.

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Part of the popular Big Ideas series, The Sociology Book introduces you to the subject that tells you all about what society is and what makes it tick. With over 80 ideas from the world's most renowned sociologists, covering topics as diverse as issues of equality, diversity, identity and human rights; the effects of globalization; the role of institutions, and the rise of urban living in modern society, this book details the key concepts of sociological thought.

Discover all the big sociological ideas with quirky graphics, pithy quotes and step-by-step 'mind maps'. You'll be brought up-to-date on sociological ideas from Jeffrey Alexander to Sharon Zukin, with easy to navigate step-by-step summaries which explain each idea in a nutshell. Plus biographies of key sociologists from around the world, giving a historical context to each idea.

Whether you are a sociology student or just have an interest in the workings of society, The Sociology Book is a perfect way to explore this fascinating subject.

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All the big ideas, simply explained - an innovative and accessible guide to sociology.

Product Details

Pages
352
Publisher
Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Year
2015
ISBN-10
0241182298
ISBN-13
9780241182291
Format
Hardcover
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Author
Dk, Sarah Tomley, Mitchell Hobbs, Megan Todd, Marcus Weeks
Media
Book
Series
Big Ideas
Publication Date
2015-06-24
Subtitle
Big Ideas Simply Explained
Language
English
Audience
General/Trade