Elements of Sociology: A Critical Canadian Introduction by John Steckley

Elements of Sociology: A Critical Canadian Introduction

byJohn Steckley, Guy Kirby Letts

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a href="http://www.oupcanada.com/ebrochure/steckley/index.html"img src="/images/hed/closer_look_btn.gif"/aAcclaimed by instructors and students alike for its fresh, innovative approach to the discipline, Elements of Sociology is back and better than ever in this brand new third edition. Narratives, anecdotes, and a wealth of examples and illustrations challenge students to think differently not onlyabout sociology, but also about the social world that surrounds them.

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John Steckley, professor of sociology and anthropology for more than 20 years at Humber College, is the author of over a dozen books and 200 articles in scholarly journals. A specialist in Aboriginal languages, culture, and history (and reportedly the last known speaker of the Wyandot [or Huron] language), he has worked as a consultan...
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Title:Elements of Sociology: A Critical Canadian IntroductionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:496 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.6 inPublished:March 15, 2013Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195448626

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Part One: Foundations of Sociology1. Introduction to Sociology2. Social Research MethodsPart Two: Social Structures3. Culture4. Socialization5. Social Roles, Interaction, and Organization6. DeviancePart Three: Social Difference7. Social Inequality8. "Race" and Ethnicity9. Gender and SexualityPart Four: Social Institutions10. Family11. Religion12. Education13. Health and MedicinePart Five: Global Perspectives14. The Environment NEW15. Social Change and the FutureGlossaryReferencesCreditsIndex

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