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Sociology (reader)

Exploring the Architecture of Everyday Life Readings Ninth Edition

David M. Newman DePauw University
Jodi O'Brien Seattle University, USA
© 2013   432 pages   SAGE Publications, Inc   
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This carefully edited companion anthology focuses on everyday experiences, important sociological issues, and hallmark historical events.

Providing provocative, eye-opening examples that illuminate the relationship between the individual and society, this Ninth Edition includes a mix of short articles, chapters, and excerpts. In addition to new readings and more coverage of global issues and world religions, the Ninth Edition focuses on sociological theory, methodologies and history to help students learn how to analyze what they read, as well as understand how research is done and how today's theories have developed over time.

- includes new readings that show how race, social class, gender, and sexual orientation intersect to influence everyday experiences

- presents updated and expanded coverage of global issues and world religions

- explores topical issues such as environment, climate change, macro-structure, and post-9/11 conditions

- provides an expansive discussion on sociological theory and methodologies.

Sociology (reader)

Exploring the Architecture of Everyday Life Readings

Ninth Edition
David M. Newman DePauw University
Jodi O'Brien Seattle University, USA
© 2013   432 pages   SAGE Publications, Inc  

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ISBN:   9781412987608 Paperback Suggested Retail Price:   $60.00 Bookstore Price:   $48.00

Previous Editions Published by SAGE

Eighth Edition: © 2010
Seventh Edition: © 2008
Sixth Edition: © 2006

Substantial Content Revisions

The 9th edition of Sociology: Exploring the Architecture of Everyday Life Readings includes new articles that show how race, social class, gender, and sexual orientation intersect to influence everyday experiences. With twelve new readings in this edition, the 9th edition Sociology Reader addresses topical issues such as environment, climate change, macro-structure, and post-9/11 conditions. The new additions to this reader include Georg Simmel's classic "The Metropolis and Mental Life", Zygmut Bauman's "Gift and Exchange" and Eve Shapiro's "New Biomedical Technologies, New Scripts, New Gender". Andrew Schlosser's contribution "The Seattle Solidarity Network: A New Approach to Working Class Social Movements" was written specially for this new edition. New readings appear in ten of fourteen chapters.

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