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  • Ebook
  • Bookstore's Wholesale Price: $27.50
  • February 2010
  • ISBN: 978-0-393-11731-8
  • 576 pages
  • Territory Rights: USA and Dependencies, Philippines and Canada.

The Real World

An Introduction to Sociology

Second Edition

Ebook, Online Version

Kerry Ferris (Author, Northern Illinois University), Jill Stein (Author, Santa Barbara City College)

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Sociology in Practice: Thinking About Culture DVD

Karen Sternheimer (Editor,  University of Southern California)

Over four hours of video clips from documentaries by independent filmmakers that explore the topic of culture from various perspectives. This DVD is ideal for initiating classroom discussion and encouraging students to apply sociological concepts to real-world issues. Each clip is also accompanied by a DVD quiz. more

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