Sociology

Author: James M Henslin
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 0134205804
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For courses in Introductory Sociology A down-to-earth approach to sociology Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach highlights the sociology of everyday life and its relevance to students’ lives. Throughout the text, author James Henslin shares the excitement of sociology through his acclaimed down-to-earth approach and personal writing style. Six central themes help stimulate students’ sociological imaginations: a down-to-earth approach, globalization, cultural diversity, critical thinking, the new technology, and the influence of the mass media on our lives. The Thirteenth Edition has been extensively revised to include contemporary examples and fresh topics that bring sociology to life. Also available with MySocLab® MySocLab for the Introductory Sociology course extends learning online to engage students and improve results. Media resources with assignments bring concepts to life, and offer students opportunities to practice applying what they’ve learned. Please note: this version of MySocLab does not include an eText. Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, Thirteenth Edition is also available via REVEL™, an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab™ & Mastering™ does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab & Mastering, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLab & Mastering, search for: 0134481968 / 9780134481968 Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach plus MySocLab® for Introductory Sociology – Access Card Package, 13/e Package consists of: 013420557X / 9780134205571 Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, 13/e 0133878104 / 9780133878103 MySocLab for Introductory Sociology Access Card

Essentials Of Sociology

Author: James M. Henslin
Publisher: What's New in Sociology
ISBN: 9780134740041
Size: 31.68 MB
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For courses in Introductory Sociology A down-to-earth approach to sociology With Revel(TM) Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach , author Jim Henslin takes students on an intellectual adventure of discovery through firsthand accounts of his travels around the world, original photographs, and personal reflections. Using his hallmark down-to-earth approach, Henslin presents a relatable, sincere, student-friendly narrative that centers around a traditional three-perspectives framework. The 14th Edition includes engaging new content -- such as the Pearson Originals docuseries, Applying Sociology to Your Life feature boxes, Hearing from Students videos, and Hearing from the Author audio clips -- all of which help students gain a better understanding of both society and themselves. Revel is Pearson's newest way of delivering our respected content. Fully digital and highly engaging, Revel replaces the textbook and gives students everything they need for the course. Informed by extensive research on how people read, think, and learn, Revel is an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience -- for less than the cost of a traditional textbook. NOTE: Revel is a fully digital delivery of Pearson content. This ISBN is for the standalone Revel access card. In addition to this access card, you will need a course invite link, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Revel.

Sociology A Down To Earth Approach

Author: James M Henslin
Publisher: Pearson Higher Education AU
ISBN: 1442562269
Size: 65.88 MB
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James Henslin has always been able to share the excitement of sociology, with his acclaimed "down-to-earth" approach and personal writing style that highlight the sociology of everyday life and its relevance to students' lives. Adapted for students studying within Australia, this text, now in a second edition, has been made even more relevant and engaging to students. With wit, personal reflection, and illuminating examples, the local author team share their passion for sociology, promote sociology to students and entice them to delve deeper into this exciting science. Six central themes run throughout this text: down-to-earth sociology, globalisation, cultural diversity, critical thinking, the new technology, and the growing influence of the mass media on our lives. These themes are especially useful for introducing the controversial topics that make studying sociology such a lively, exciting activity.

Life In Society

Author: James M. Henslin
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780205780419
Size: 55.19 MB
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This brief and economical reader, edited by Jim Henslin, is specifically designed to be used as a companion to his Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach texts.

Exploring Social Life

Author: James M. Henslin
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: 9780205530533
Size: 54.54 MB
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This brief and economical reader, edited by James M. Henslin, is especially designed to be used as a companion to Essentials of Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, Seventh Edition. There is one reading per text chapter, including a selection to accompany the online chapter, "The Sociology of Human Sexuality." Readings New to This Edition "From the Village to the Factory," by Mary Beth Mills "Showing My Color," by Clarence Page "The McDonaldization of America," by George Ritzer Order separately or valuepack with Essentials of Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, Seventh Edition for $5 net. Valuepack ISBN: 0-205-51909-1

Study Guide Plus For Henslin Sociology A Down To Earth Approach

Author: James M. Henslin
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: 9780205570393
Size: 28.78 MB
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Heavily reviewed for accuracy and quality, this Study Guide Plus is an expanded version of the Study Guide. For every chapter in the text, it contains a chapter summary, a list of learning objectives, a detailed chapter outline, key terms, and people, 3-5 student projects, and a practice test with 30 multiple choice, 20 true-false, 15 short answer, 10 matching, and 5 essay questions. An answer key is provided for all questions. The Study Guide Plus also includes a section on successful study strategies. Available seperately for student purchase, or packaged with the text at a discount.

Sociology Down To Earth

Author: James M. Henslin
Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed
ISBN: 0205992064
Size: 54.81 MB
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A Down-to-Earth Approach ¿ James Henslin shares the excitement of sociology with his acclaimed down-to-earth approach and personal writing style. Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, 12/e highlights the sociology of everyday life and its relevance to students’ lives. Six central themes help students stimulate their sociological imagination: down-to-earth sociology, globalization, cultural diversity, critical thinking, the new technology, and the influence of the mass media on our lives. ¿ MySocLab is an integral part of the Henslin program. Engaging activities and assessments provide a teaching and learning system that helps students discover sociology in their lives. With MySocLab, students can watch videos on sociological core concepts, explore real-world sociology through the new Social Explorer, and develop critical thinking skills through writing. ¿ Teaching and Learning Experience This program will provide a better teaching and learning experience—for you and your students. It: Personalizes Learning with MySocLab: MySocLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program. It helps students prepare for class and instructor gauge individual and class performance. Connects with Students: The author’s writing style permeates the vignettes, boxes, stories of personal experience, and examples of field research in the book. Encourages Understanding of Diversity: Students will gain an understanding of how social life is “done” in other parts of the world as well as examine groups that make up the fascinating array of people who form the U.S. population. Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, Twelfth Edition is also available via REVEL™, an immersive learning experience designed for the way today's students read, think, and learn.

Essentials Of Sociology

Author: James M. Henslin
Publisher: Pearson College Division
ISBN: 9780205003457
Size: 78.72 MB
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Essentials of Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach is heralded by students and instructors alike as the most friendly and inviting introduction to sociology available. James Henslin guides students on an intellectual voyage through through the sociological imagination, helping them better understanding both themselves and their world. With humor, personal reflection and illuminating examples, he shares with readers his passion for sociology. Six central themes run throughout the text: down-to-earth sociology, globalization, cultural diversity, critical thinking, the new technology and the influence of mass media on everyday life. Each of these themes is reflected in the central narrative, in boxed features throughout the text, and in MySocLab. Essentials of Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach 9th edition is the first edition of Henslin's to feature integration with MySocLab. MySocLab now features diagnostic quizzing, Social Explorer activities, The Way We Live video actitivies, links to The Social Lens blog, and over 100 primary source readings.

Society

Author: James M. Henslin
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: 9780205468447
Size: 52.62 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This brief and economical reader, edited by Jim Henslin, is specifically designed to be used as a companion to" Sociology, A Down-to-Earth Approach: Core Concepts." All articles are chosen and introduced by Jim Henslin to complement the most current edition of his brief, paperback introductory text. Two readings per text chapter, to support the kind of in-depth study of high-priority topics that "Core Concepts" is designed for."" Can be purchased separately or valuepacked with "Core Concepts "for $5 net. The Instructor's Manual contains discussion questions, individual and group activities, and multiple choice and true-false test questions for each reading.