Sociology in Our Times
  • Release Date : 01 January 2016
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Genre : Social Science
  • Pages : 768 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 1305503090
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Download or read book entitled Sociology in Our Times by author: Diana Kendall which was release on 01 January 2016 and published by Cengage Learning with total page 768 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. 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. These lived experiences are relevant to students and introduce themes that provide a framework for learning the chapter material. Kendall's vivid and inviting writing style, emphasis on applications, and eye for compelling current examples further highlight sociology's relevance to all students. Now in its eleventh edition, SOCIOLOGY IN OUR TIMES is acclaimed for being the first textbook to integrate race, class, and gender issues, and for its thorough presentation of sociological theory, including contemporary perspectives such as feminism and postmodernism. This edition focuses more on social/global change and on the contemporary world, presenting such current debates as bullying and social media abuse, digital-age methods to increase school attendance, food trucks and the spread of culture, modern slavery, and weight bias. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.