Richard P. Appelbaum, Deborah Carr, Mitchell Duneier, Anthony Giddens
W. W. Norton – Company; 6th edition (July 1; 2017)
0393614298 / 0393615057
9780393614299 / 978-0393615050
With a combination of up-to-the-minute examples; cutting-edge research; and the latest available data; Essentials of Sociology 6th edition by the star author team (Richard P. Appelbaum; Deborah Carr; Mitchell Duneier; and Anthony Giddens) gets sociology students thinking sociologically about what they are seeing in the news and on their screens. Highlighting the macro-social forces at work in their everyday lives; the authors move college students beyond their individual experiences and cultivate their sociological imaginations. Innovative pedagogy promotes active reading and helps sociology students master core sociological concepts. This strong in-text pedagogical program is now supported by InQuizitive; Norton’s new formative; adaptive learning tool (sold separately).
Dr. Richard P. Appelbaum; the author and the MacArthur chair of Global Studies at the University of California; Santa Barbara; has won several awards for his teaching and works mainly on globalization and labor issues. Appelbaum is the coauthor of Behind the Label.