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Sociology: AS Level and A Level

Sociology: AS Level and A Level
Sociology AS Level and A Level matches the Cambridge syllabus (9699) for AS Level and A Level Sociology. The book presents the main theoretical perspectives and encourages the development of a searching and critical approach to sociology.

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Written in a lively and accessible style, this textbook is also an introduction to the subject for undergraduates and for people on vocational courses in nursing, social work, education and management training.

 

Contents

 

Unit 1: The sociological perspective;

1. The study of sociology;

2. The individual and society;

3. Socialisation, culture and identity;

Unit 2: Sociological methods;

1. Methods of research;

2. Theory and methods;

Unit 3: Social differentiation and stratification;

1. Social class;

2. Gender;

3. Ethnicity;

Unit 4: Families and households;

1. The family in social context;

2. Changes in the family and marriage;

Unit 5: Education;

1. Education in social context;

2. Structures and processes within schools;

Unit 6: Religion;

1. Religion and social change;

2. Religious movements;

Unit 7: Crime and deviance;

1. The social construction of crime and deviance;

2. Measurement and patterns of crime;

3. Theories of crime and deviance;

Unit 8: Work and leisure;

1. Occupational structure;

2. Management and the organisation of work;

3. The experience of work;

4. Non-work and leisure;

Unit 9: Mass media;

1. Ownership and control of the mass media;

2. Media content;

3. Audience effects

  • Publisher Cambridge University Press
  • Pub Year 2004
  • Language English
  • ISBN 9780521532143
  • Format Paperback
  • Author Andy Barnard, Terry Burgess and Mike Kirby