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Social Problems

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Focus on Social Problems

Focus on Social Problems

Second Edition

Mindy Stombler and Amanda M. Jungels

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Social Problems: Finding Solutions, Taking Action

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$59.95

Robert McNamara

9780190056353
Paperback
September 2021

Providing students with the tools to understand and address the world around them, Social Problems: Finding Solutions, Taking Actions is a lively, up-to-date exposition of social problems.

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Focus on Social Problems

Second Edition

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$74.99

Mindy Stombler and Amanda M. Jungels

9780190936419
Paperback
March 2020

The most comprehensive, current, student-oriented social problems reader available

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Making a Difference: Using Sociology to Create a Better World

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$19.99

Michael Schwalbe

9780190927202
Paperback
February 2019

A practical, engaging guide that shows students how they can use sociology to make a difference

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Ten Lessons in Introductory Sociology

Second Edition

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$44.99

Kenneth A. Gould and Tammy L. Lewis

9780190663865
Paperback
June 2017

A straightforward, concise, and affordable introduction to sociology's key concepts and methods

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Forced Out and Fenced In: Immigration Tales From the Field

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$29.99

Tanya Maria Golash-Boza

9780190633455
Paperback
June 2017

Through compelling personal narratives, this innovative and accessible collection brings students into the lives of those trapped in the labyrinths of our country's immigration laws

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Social Problems: An Introduction to Critical Constructionism

Fifth Edition

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$69.99

Robert Heiner

9780190236724
Paperback
September 2015

Synthesizes conflict theory and social constructionism to help students think critically about social problems

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The Sociology of American Drug Use

Third Edition

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$114.99

Charles E. Faupel, Greg S. Weaver, and Jay Corzine

9780199935901
Paperback
February 2013

A true sociological approach to the study of American drug use

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The Study of Social Problems: Seven Perspectives

Seventh Edition

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$124.99

Earl Rubington and Martin Weinberg

9780199731879
Paperback
February 2010

The most theoretical social problems anthology available

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Conflicting Interests: Readings in Social Problems and Inequality

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$74.99

Robert Heiner

9780195375077
Paperback
November 2009

A concise, affordable, cutting-edge collection of articles that takes a critical constructionist approach to social problems

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One Nation, Uninsured: Why the U.S. Has No National Health Insurance

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$15.95

Jill Quadagno

9780195312034
Paperback
October 2006

A probing look at the forces that keep America the only industrialized nation without universal health care

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

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$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

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

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$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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Social Problems: Causes, Consequences, Interventions

Second Edition

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$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

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$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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