Appropriate for 1st year courses in Intro Sociology.
MACIONIS/GERBER 6th: WAY AHEAD AS USUAL
The 6th Canadian edition of MACIONIS/GERBER, the acclaimed gold standard of comprehensive Sociology texts, continues evolving with new features and learning aids to intrigue and inspire today’s students.
Written by expert teachers with passion and insight, the 6th is an extensively updated and revitalized edition, with a new look, a new feel and cutting edge technology to enhance teaching and learning options. Aiming to cultivate a global perspective and a multicultural view, Sociology has strong appeal and a lasting impact on Canadian students. More than 200,000 students have taken their first steps in sociology with this book!
In 24 chapters, the theories of sociology are explained in a clear and balanced way, and concepts are repeatedly applied to real life events. Continuing its focus on diversity, ethnicity, and gender issues, it now includes new material that highlights the relevance of sociology to careers of all sorts and examines the impact of popular culture and the mass media. With up-to-date statistics and research references, and examples that are relevant to students' lives and social context, Sociology is the most authoritative and comprehensive introduction to the discipline available in Canada. The 6th Canadian edition will be bundled with a Student Starter Kit for online access to MySocLab for Macionis/Gerber.
New! peerScholar - Makes the Impossible Possible! Bring writing assignments back into your course.
Developed within the context of a very large Intro Psychology class by instructors who were frustrated by the lack of alternatives, peerScholar is an exciting web-based tool designed to support writing and thinking assignments efficiently. peerScholar will be provided within MySocLab for Sociology 6th edition. Visit www.pearsoned.ca/peerscholar to learn more.