Sociology: A Down-to-earth Approach Core Concepts Plus New Mylab Sociology With Pearson Etext -- Access Card P by James M. HenslinSociology: A Down-to-earth Approach Core Concepts Plus New Mylab Sociology With Pearson Etext -- Access Card P by James M. Henslin

Sociology: A Down-to-earth Approach Core Concepts Plus New Mylab Sociology With Pearson Etext…

byJames M. Henslin

Book & Toy | February 11, 2014

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A Down-to-Earth Approach


James Henslin shares the excitement of sociology in Essentials of Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, 11/e. With his acclaimed "down-to-earth" approach and personal writing style, the author highlights the sociology of everyday life and its relevance to students' lives. With wit, personal reflection, and illuminating examples, Henslin stimulates students’ sociological imagination so they can better perceive how the pieces of society fit together. In addition to this trademark down-to-earth approach, other distinctive features include: comparative perspectives, the globalization of capitalism, and visual presentations of sociology.


MySocLab is an integral part of the Henslin learning program. Engaging activities and assessments provide a teaching a learning system that helps students see the world through a sociological lens. With MySocLab, students can develop critical thinking skills through writing, explore real-world data through the new Social Explorer, and watch the latest entries in the Core Concept Video Series.

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James M. Henslin was born in Minnesota, graduated from high school and junior college in California and from college in Indiana. Awarded scholarships, he earned his Master’s and doctorate degrees in sociology at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. After this, he was awarded a postdoctoral fellowship from the National Institut...
Title:Sociology: A Down-to-earth Approach Core Concepts Plus New Mylab Sociology With Pearson Etext…Format:Book & ToyDimensions:432 pages, 10.8 × 9 × 0.5 inPublished:February 11, 2014Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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Table of Contents


Chapter 1. The Sociological Perspective

Chapter 2. Culture

Chapter 3. Socialization

Chapter 4. Social Structure and Social Interaction


Chapter 5. Societies to Social Networks

Chapter 6. Deviance and Social Control


Chapter 7. Social Stratification

Chapter 8. Sex and Gender

Chapter 9. Race and Ethnicity


Chapter 10. Marriage and Family