Completely up to date and offering a succinct new presentation, Kendallas SOCIOLOGY IN OUR TIMES: THE ESSENTIALS, 9e uses real-life stories, told by the people who have lived them, as well as familiar themes such as the American Dream, body image, the environment, and fake news media to introduce you to the study of sociology and engage your sociological imagination--a vital resource you may not know you have. Kendall shows you how sociology is at work in our society and can be applied to everyday life and to the pressing social issues we face. Every chapter includes a guide to how you can make a positive difference in both your immediate and extended communities. A vibrant new interior design complements the textas new coverage of such timely topics as health care legislation, the U.S. and global economies, Barack Obamaas presidency, and the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.The assets ofthe 200 richest people are more than the combined income of over 40 percent ofthe worlda#39;s population. T F 3. More than one billion people worldwide live below the international poverty line, earning less than $1.25 each day.
|Title||:||Sociology in Our Times: The Essentials|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2013-01-01|