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Sociology, Eighth Edition
Praised for its writing style that reads like a book you′d pore over at the corner café, this best-selling core text starts in a familiar place―the everyday world―and then introduces sociological concepts and institutions as they impact the student′s daily existence. Full of vivid, real-world examples and touching personal vignettes, this text offers a solid introduction to basic sociological concepts and helps students realize their role in constructing, planning, maintaining, and fixing society.
Second Thoughts, Fifth Edition
This unique text encourages students to step back and sharpen their analytic focus with 24 essays that use social research to expose the gray areas of commonly held beliefs, revealing the complexity of social reality and sharpening students′ sociological vision.