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Contemporary Sociology free pdf This revised and updated edition of the highly successful sociology textbook, Contemporary Sociology, continues to throw light on key issues and concerns of present-day society. M. Francis Abraham's vast experience and extensive research cuts across conventional themes and geographical boundaries to include: Theoretical perspectives and research methods Key concepts and theories Relevant issues in education, economy, politics, population, stratification, minorities, urbanization, and environment Social institutions, organizations, and recent trends of change Examples drawn from numerous cultural contexts This second edition introduces the following new concepts in a comparative perspective: Theoretical perspectives in a global age Crystallization of social interaction Race, gender, and stratification New social movements Gender and deviance Women's movements and caste-oriented movement The crucial topics of modern-day sociology such as gender, race, lifestyle changes, ecological issues, and domestic violence are explained separately, distinguishing the book from general sociology textbooks.

About M. Francis Abraham

M. Francis Abraham has taught in India and the United States for over thirty years and is President of American International University Foundation, USA. He has authored, co-authored, and edited 13 books including the seminal Modern Sociological Theory (1983).

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Author : M. Francis Abraham
Publisher : OUP India
Data Published : 25 December 2014
ISBN : 0199452784
EAN : 9780199452781
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 348 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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