• Author : James M. Henslin
  • Release Date : 06 November 2013
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Equality
  • Pages : 608
  • ISBN 13 : 1442558830

Download or read book entitled Sociology written by James M. Henslin and published by Unknown online. This book was released on 06 November 2013 with total pages 608. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Sharing their passion! 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.