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Sociology Super Review (Super Reviews; All You Need to Know)

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Need help with Sociology? Want a quick review or refresher for class? This is the book for you!

REAs Sociology Super Review gives you everything you need to know!

This Super Review can be used as a supplement to your high school or college textbook, or as a handy guide for anyone who needs a fast review of the subject.

Comprehensive, yet concise coverage - review covers the material students need to know about sociology. Each topic is presented in a clear and easy-to-understand format that makes learning easier.

Questions and answers for each topic - let you practice what youve learned and build your subject knowledge.

End-of-chapter quizzes - gauge your understanding of the important information you need to know, so youll be ready for any homework assignment, quiz, or test.

Whether you need a quick refresher on the subject, or are prepping for your next exam, we think youll agree that REAs Super Review provides all you need to know!

Synopsis:

SOCIOLOGY SUPER REVIEW

Need help with sociology? Want a quick review or refresher for class? This is the book for you!

CONCISE SUBJECT REVIEW

Covers the material students typically learn in an introductory sociology course. Clear, easy-to-understand format makes learning easier.

PACKED WITH PRACTICE

Topic-level questions with detailed explanations let you practice what youve learned and build your subject knowledge.

TEST WHAT YOUVE LEARNED

End-of-chapter quizzes reinforce key concepts, so youll be ready for any sociology question you encounter on your next quiz or test.

Synopsis:

Super Review Study Guides - All You Need to Know! REAs Super Review of Sociology is an excellent study guide and textbook companion for students at all learning levels who are studying Sociology. The Super Review of Sociology offers you:
  • Concise, yet comprehensive coverage of Sociology
  • Student-friendly language to make learning easier
  • Easy-to-grasp, logically ordered Sociology reviews that prepare you for homework, quizzes, midterms, and finals
  • Sociology review questions in Q & A format following each topic or chapter
  • Easy-to-follow detailed answer explanations to each review question
  • Sociology quizzes to test your knowledge of the material and guide you toward areas that need further study
 

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to Sociology

1.1 Defining Sociology

1.2 The Unit of Study

1.3 The Perspective: Humanistic or Scientific

1.4 The Sociological Imagination

1.5 The Science

1.6 The Social Sciences

1.7 The Theory: Inductive or Deductive

1.8 The Theoretical Approach

1.9 The Origins of Sociology

1.10 Careers in Sociology

Quiz: Introduction to Sociology

Chapter 2 The Methods of Research

2.1 Defining Research Methods

2.2 Survey Research

2.3 Experimentation

2.4 Observation

2.5 Secondary Analysis

2.6 The Stages of Research

2.7 Ethical Problems

Quiz: The Methods of Research

Chapter 3 Socialization

3.1 The Process of Socialization and Self-Formation

3.2 Agents of Socialization

3.3 Resocialization and the Role of Total Institution

3.4 Sigmund Freud

3.5 Charles Horton Cooley

3.6 George Herbert Mead

3.7 Erving Goffman

3.8 Jean Piaget

3.9 Erik Erikson

3.10 Lawrence Kohlberg

3.11 Carol Gilligan

Quiz: Socialization

Chapter 4 Defining Culture

4.1 Culture

4.2 Material and Nonmaterial Culture

4.3 Aspects of Culture

4.4 Cultural Diversity

4.5 Subcultures and Countercultures

Quiz: Defining Culture

Chapter 5 Defining Society

5.1 Society

5.2 Sociocultural Evolution

5.3 Types of Societies

5.4 Theories of Society

Quiz: Defining Society

Chapter 6 Defining Social Interaction

6.1 Social Interaction

6.2 Social Structure, Society, and Social Systems

6.3 Status

6.4 Roles

Quiz: Defining Social Interaction

Chapter 7 Groups and Organizations

7.1 Social Groups and Relationships

7.2 Associations and Communal Relationships

7.3 Social Groups

7.4 Characteristics of Groups

7.5 Group Leadership

7.6 Organizations

7.7 Bureaucracy

Quiz: Groups and Organizations

Chapter 8 Deviance

8.1 Defining Deviance

8.2 Deviance and Stigma

8.3 Deviance, Conformity, Social Order, and Social Control

8.4 Deviance and Social Groups

8.5 Functions and Deviance

8.6 Biological Explanations of Deviance

8.7 Psychological Explanations of Deviance

8.8 Sociological Explanations of Deviance

Quiz: Deviance

Chapter 9 Family and Society

9.1 Social Institutions

9.2 Kinship

9.3 Marriage

9.4 Family

9.5 Forms of Vested Authority

9.6 Endogamy and Exogamy: Marriage Patterns

9.7 Monogamy and Polygamy: Marriage Patterns

9.8 Residential Patterns: Patrilocality, Matrilocality, and Neolocality

Quiz: Family and Society

Chapter 10 Economics and Society

10.1 Traditionalism and Economic Rationality

10.2 Division of Labor

10.3 Comparative Economic Systems

10.4 Sectors of the Economy

10.5 Distribution Systems

Quiz: Economics and Society

Chapter 11 Politics and Society

11.1 The Political Order

11.2 Three Types of Authority

11.3 Types of Government

11.4 The Political Process

11.5 C. Wright Mills The Power Elite

11.6 G. William Domhoffs Governing Class

11.7 David Riesmans Pluralist Vision

Quiz: Politics and Society

Chapter 12 Society and Religion

12.1 Religion and Society

12.2 The Sacred and the Profane

12.3 Durkheim

12.4 Weber

12.5 Forms of Religious Organization—Cult, Sect, Church

12.6 World Religions

Quiz: Society and Religion

Chapter 13 Defining Social Stratification

13.1 Social Stratification

13.2 Life Chances

13.3 Stratification and Social Structure

13.4 Systems of Stratification

13.5 Davis and Moore—A Functionalist View of Social Stratification

13.6 Marx, Weber, and Modern Conflict Theory

Quiz: Defining Social Stratification

Chapter 14 Collective Behavior, Social Movements, and Social Change

14.1 Defining Collective Behavior

14.2 Relatively Spontaneous Expressions of Collective Behavior

14.3 Other Forms of Collective Behavior—Crowds

14.4 Other Aspects of Collective Behavior—Public Versus Private

14.5 Explaining Collective Behavior

14.6 Social Movements

Quiz: Collective Behavior, Social Movements, and Social Change

Product Details

ISBN:
9780878911950
Author:
Fuchs, Robyn A. Goldstein
Author:
Wiggins, Ernest L.
Author:
The Staff of Rea
Author:
Brice, J.
Author:
A., Robyn
Author:
Research &. Education Association
Author:
Goldstein Fuchs, Robyn A.
Author:
Staff of Research Education Association
Author:
Research & Education Association
Publisher:
Research & Education Association
Subject:
General
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Sociology
Subject:
Study Guides
Subject:
General Social Science
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Reference-Student Guides
Subject:
super review
Subject:
Study guide
Subject:
Sociology Super Review
Subject:
sociology review
Subject:
Sociology study guide
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Super Reviews Study Guides
Publication Date:
20130814
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 0.45 lb
Age Level:
from 16

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"Synopsis" by ,

SOCIOLOGY SUPER REVIEW

Need help with sociology? Want a quick review or refresher for class? This is the book for you!

CONCISE SUBJECT REVIEW

Covers the material students typically learn in an introductory sociology course. Clear, easy-to-understand format makes learning easier.

PACKED WITH PRACTICE

Topic-level questions with detailed explanations let you practice what youve learned and build your subject knowledge.

TEST WHAT YOUVE LEARNED

End-of-chapter quizzes reinforce key concepts, so youll be ready for any sociology question you encounter on your next quiz or test.

"Synopsis" by ,
Super Review Study Guides - All You Need to Know! REAs Super Review of Sociology is an excellent study guide and textbook companion for students at all learning levels who are studying Sociology. The Super Review of Sociology offers you:
  • Concise, yet comprehensive coverage of Sociology
  • Student-friendly language to make learning easier
  • Easy-to-grasp, logically ordered Sociology reviews that prepare you for homework, quizzes, midterms, and finals
  • Sociology review questions in Q & A format following each topic or chapter
  • Easy-to-follow detailed answer explanations to each review question
  • Sociology quizzes to test your knowledge of the material and guide you toward areas that need further study
 
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