Society: The BasicsAuthor:
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Edition: 12th Revis
Pub Date: 2012
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About different cultures and how their society works, it was interesting to me because I travel on mission trips and love experiencing new cultures.read more
The pop culture references because not everyone knows the pop culture references and it can become outdated very quickly
Everything about this book was helpful and informational. I learned mean aspects of culture, eras, the we think and why we are the way we are as a society.read more
Absolutely nothing would I change about this book because I really enjoyed reading it and learned so much from it that was interesting and it was needed to know information.
It was kind of hard to look up certain terms in the back of the book. I had to search a lot to find certain concepts when I was working on a paper or project.read more
The primary subject was the basic principles of sociology. This book covered multiple principles that are in the field of sociology that I feel laid a good foundation as to what sociology was all about.
The class that I used the book for is sociology. I used this book to help me take notes and to study for tests and quizzes.read more
If I could change one thing about this book is that it could be more clear with the examples. In the book they don't go into depth with the examples and that could be helpful for me to know a word better.
A lot about society and the way we live as people. I also learned a lot about other cultures and neat facts about them as well.read more
Society- how we interact as people. Very well done!
this book is preface the way it is. I feel that this book will help to understand what's going on around you.read more
sociology. this book covered everything we went talk and been tested on.
Nothing, this book really opened my perspective on society. It touched every aspect of human performance in life.read more
There was no part in this book that wasn't helpful. This book provided me with all the subject matter I needed to know for my college course.
The book was overall very helpful; It made the subject matter very understandable, and it was easy to find a topic for a research paper if that was needed.read more
I would change the size of the book. It was very hard to keep it in good condition because the pages were very thin, long, and wide.
I learned many interesting human character traits and characteristics that we all hold when interacting with others.read more
The whole book was pretty helpful.... Deeper explanations would have helped.
The only issue that I had with this book was that at some parts of the text they could have worded the information better, because at times I was left confused.read more
This book is more focused on defining the terms of basic sociology and giving real life examples that the reader can comprehend, while other books over sociology that I've read where more about sociologist experience in fieldwork
This is a bacis sociology 101 text, but I did love learning about how we interact with another unconsciously - such as greetings and goodbyes.read more
Some of the chapters were basically repeating the same things over and over, and my class even skipped several chapters.
The wasn't much of anything I learned of interest in this book because its not my field of study it was a required classread more
I would say all around it was a well written book and helpful for someone knew to this type of class
Edition: 12th Revisth
Pub Date: 2012