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Contents The Study of Society. Racial and Ethnic Inequality. Social Structure and Social Interaction.

Essentials of Sociology

Deviance Crime and Social Control. He holds a Ph. Professor Weitz has won two major teaching awards at Arizona State University, as well as the Pacific Sociological Associations’ Distinguished Contributions to Teaching Award, and has been a finalist for other teaching awards numerous times. SteinbergSheila L. The newest edition contains a special focus on technology, with “Focus brinkehoff Technology” boxes, Internet resources and suggested projects, and InfoTrac College Edition exercises.

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