Illuminating Social Life: Classical And Contemporary Theory Revisited
Publish Date: 2010-12-01
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A perfect complement for sociological theory courses, this updated edition of Peter Kivistos popular anthology includes 13 original essays by leading scholars in the field. The essays demonstrate to students how social theories can help them make sense of the swirling events and perplexing phenomena-from the Internet, alcohol use, and body building to shopping malls, the working world, and fast-food restaurants-that they encounter in their daily lives. This Fifth Edition is updated and revised to help students better understand and appreciate the relevance of social theory.