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The Sociology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained
 

The Sociology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (Hardback)

By Tomley, Sarah
By Hobbs, Mitchell
By Todd, Megan
By Weeks, Marcus
By DK

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All the big ideas, simply explained - an innovative and accessible guide to sociology. Part of the popular Big Ideas series, The Sociology Book introduces you to the subject that tells you all about what society is and what makes it tick. With over 80 ideas from the world's most ...renowned sociologists, covering topics as diverse as issues of equality, diversity, identity and human rights; the effects of globalization; the role of institutions, and the rise of urban living in modern society, this book details the key concepts of sociological thought. Discover all the big sociological ideas with quirky graphics, pithy quotes and step-by-step 'mind maps'. You'll be brought up-to-date on sociological ideas from Jeffrey Alexander to Sharon Zukin, with easy to navigate step-by-step summaries which explain each idea in a nutshell. It includes biographies of key sociologists from around the world, giving a historical context to each idea. Whether you are a sociology student or just have an interest in the workings of society, The Sociology Book is a perfect way to explore this fascinating subject.
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ISBN 9780241182291
Released NZ 24 Jun 2015
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Format Hardback
Series Big Ideas
Availability
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ISBN-13 9780241182291
Stock Available
Status Reprinting locally, In Stock Internationally
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Imprint DK
Released 24 Jun 2015
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Tomley, Sarah
By Hobbs, Mitchell
By Todd, Megan
By Weeks, Marcus
By DK
Series Big Ideas
Category Social Institutions
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 203mm
Height: 241mm
Spine: 26mm
Dewey Code 301
Weight 1,140g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Social Studies: General
ONIX Text General/trade;College/higher education

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