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Revel for Social Problems -- Access Card, 7th Edition
John Macionis. Vincent Parrillo. Nijole Benokraitis. Kathryn Booth. Richard Schaefer.
The Sociological Perspective Sociology is the systematic study of human society. At the heart of the discipline is a distinctive point of view called the sociological perspective, which involves a special kind of vision: A. Seeing the general in the particular The sociological perspective helps us to see general social patterns in the behavior of particular individuals. Seeing the strange in the familiar This perspective also encourages us to realize that society guides our thoughts and deeds. Seeing society in our everyday choices Emile Durkheims research showed that the suicide rate was strongly influenced by the extent to which people were socially integrated with others. Seeing sociologically: marginality and crisis The greater peoples social marginality, the better able they are to use the sociological perspective.
This is the new Seventh Edition of the title that is the 1 best seller for the Social Problems course. This title provides the theoretical analysis of all current problems using functional, interactional, conflict, and feminist approaches. Macionis Social Problems is also the only text that teaches your students how to engage in the political analysis using far-left, liberal, conservative, and libertarian points of view.
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