This text offers a comprehensive approach to sociology, covering all the topics included on sociology courses. It discusses many social issues, including such topics as family violence, gender identities, social inequalities and divisions, the internet, the influence of the media, the rise of new religions, post-modernism, and the impact of globalization. The analysis of recent social change is carefully integrated with discussion of the classic ideas of sociology.
- 0198781024 (ISBN-10)
- 9780198781028 (ISBN)