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ISBN-10 0205646123ISBN-13 9780205646128
ISBN-10 0-205-57870-5ISBN-13 978-0-205-57870-2
Author(s): James M. Henslin
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2009 Pages: 560

A Down-to-Earth Approach

Henslin's popular brief paperback text shares the excitement of sociology, with its acclaimed “down-to-earth” approach and personal writing style that highlight the sociology of everyday life and its relevance to students' lives. James Henslin has a unique ability to engage students without talking down to them or sacrificing content. With wit, personal reflection, and illuminating examples, he shares with readers his passion for sociology.

Students are guided on their sociological journey with:

  • Down-to-Earth Approach

  • Comparative Perspectives

  • Globalization of Capitalism

  • Visual Presentations of Sociology

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