Essentials of Sociology

Essentials of Sociology

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  • Binding: Paperback
  • Author: George Ritzer
  • Publish Date: 2016-01-29

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Join the conversation with one of sociology’s best-known thinkers.

Essentials of Sociology
, Second Edition adapted from George Ritzer’s Introduction to Sociology, Third Edition, provides the same rock-solid foundation in a shorter and more streamlined format. Like the original Ritzer text, Essentials of Sociology illuminates traditional sociological concepts and theories, and focuses on some of the most compelling contemporary social phenomena: globalization, consumer culture, the Internet, and the “McDonaldization” of society. As technology flattens the globe, students are challenged to apply a sociological perspective to their world, and to see how “public” sociologists are engaging with the critical issues of today.

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