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Introductory Courses

Welcome to our Introductory Sociology publishing program.
Take a look inside at teaching and learning tools that:

  • Reflect our high scholarly standards
  • Speak effectively to today's college students
  • Represent the most current pedagogical trends

 

Featured Titles

Ten Lessons in Introductory Sociology

Ten Lessons in Introductory Sociology

Kenneth A. Gould and Tammy L. Lewis

 
Thirty Readings in Introductory Sociology

Thirty Readings in Introductory Sociology

Second Edition

Kenneth A. Gould and Tammy L. Lewis

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Flat Broke with Children: Women in the Age of Welfare Reform

Retail Price to Students:

$19.95

Sharon Hays

9780195176018
Paperback
October 2004

In the spirit of Nickel and Dimed in America, the first book to explore the impact of recent welfare reform on women

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One Nation, Underprivileged: Why American Poverty Affects Us All

Retail Price to Students:

$59.00

Mark Robert Rank

9780195101683
Hardcover
April 2004

Rank provides us with a new paradigm for understanding poverty and outlines an innovative set of strategies that will reduce American poverty.

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Social Blueprints: Conceptual Foundations of Sociology

Retail Price to Students:

$84.99

David K. Brown

9780195162264
Paperback
February 2004

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Debating the Death Penalty: Should America Have Capital Punishment? The Experts on Both Sides Make Their Best Case

Retail Price to Students:

$74.00

Hugo Adam Bedau and Paul G. Cassell

9780195169836
Hardcover
February 2004

An illuminating, even-handed look at one of the most troubling issues confronting our society

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The Essential Sociologist: An Introduction

Retail Price to Students:

$124.99

Beth B. Hess, Peter J. Stein, and Susan A. Farrell

9780195329995
Paperback
March 2001

"A rich picture of a complex field with a history, competing schools of thought, and interdisciplinary roots."--From the Foreword by Judith Lorber

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Social Problems: Causes, Consequences, Interventions

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$164.99

Jack Levin, Kim Mac Innis, Walter F. Carroll...

9780195329759
Paperback
August 1999

An introductory text that covers a wide range of social problems.

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Troubled Times: Readings in Social Problems

Retail Price to Students:

$144.99

Robert H. Lauer and Jeanette C. Lauer

9780195329872
Paperback
August 1999

This provocative anthology introduces students to a wide-ranging spectrum of social problems in the United States.

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