ISBN 9781412987295,Sociology: Exploring The Architecture Of Everyday Life

Sociology: Exploring The Architecture Of Everyday Life


Pine Forge



Pine Forge

Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9781412987295

ISBN-10 1412987296


Edition 9th
Number of Pages 632 Pages
Language (English)


The Intro Textbook That Keeps Students Reading.

Continuing His Tradition Of Highly Engaging, Trade-Like Writing, Best-Selling Author David Newman Once Again Starts In A Familiar Place - The Everyday World - And Then Introduces Sociological Concepts And Institutions As They Influence Students' 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.

New To The Ninth Edition:

All Statistical Information And All Contemporary Illustrative Examples Have Been Updated To Keep The Book As Fresh As Possible Both From The Students' And Instructors' Perspectives

Micro-Macro Connections Help Students Better Understand The Link Between Individual Lives And The Structure Of Society

Research Features Expose Students To The Importance And Functionality Of Social Scientific Research

Visual Essays Have Been Strategically Changed To Provide A Fresh Perspective