Seeing Ourselves

Seeing Ourselves

Classic, Contemporary, and Cross-cultural Readings in Sociology

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This introductory sociology reader contains articles that are balanced between classic, contemporary and cross-cultural topics.
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, NJ : Prentice Hall, c1998
Edition: 4th ed
ISBN: 9780136106845
Branch Call Number: 301/MAC
Additional Contributors: Simons, Marlise
Bellah, Robert N.
Russo, Brian C.
Belgrave, Linda Liska
Smith, Kenneth J.
Freeman, Jo
Durning, Alan Thein
Brown, Lester Russell 1934-
Malthus, Thomas Robert
Elworthy, Scilla
Dorkenoo, Efua
Hayes-Bautista, David
Dorrington, Claudia
Zambrana, Ruth E.
Parsons, Talcott 1902-
Whitmore, John K.
Choy, Marcella H.
Caplan, Nathan
Yoels, William C.
Karp, David A. (David Aaron)
Gintis, Herbert
Bowles, Samuel
Smith, Jane I.
Hunter, James Davison
Ingoldsby, Bron B.
Popenoe, David
Bernard, Jessie Shirley 1903-
Mendelsohn, Jack
MacKinnon, Catharine A. 1946-
Romero, Mary
Wilson, William Julius
Lopata, Helena Znaniecka
Friedan, Betty 1921-
Butler, Robert N. 1927-
Carrier, J. M.
Mead, Margaret 1901-1978
Hoffman, Terry
O'Hare, William
Collins, Patricia Hill
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Toupouzis, Daphne
Murray, Charles
Herrnstein, Richard J.
Moore, Wilbert
Davis, Kingsley
Currie, Elliott
Rosenhan, David L.
Durkheim, Émile 1858-1917
De Mente, Boye
Hochschild, Arlie Russell 1940-
Cooley, Charles Horton
Axtell, Roger E.
Tannen, Deborah
Goffman, Erving
Simmel, Georg
Heath, D. Terri
Gerbner, George
Hostetler, John Andrew 1918-
Tönnies, Ferdinand
Engels, Friedrich 1820-1895
Marx, Karl 1818-1883
Harris, Marvin 1927-
Herman, Dianne F.
Merton, Robert A.
White, Leslie A.
Brewer, John D.
O'Neill, Harry W.
Weber, Max
Miner, Horace
Dines, Gail
Berger, Peter Ludwig 1929-
Mills, C. Wright
Benokraitis, Nijole V. (Nijole Vaicaitis)
Macionis, John J.
Alternative Title: The price of modernization : the case of Brazil's Kaiapo Indians / Marlise Simons
The search for meaning in modern America / Robert N. Bellah []
The disenchantment of modern life / Max Weber
Anomy and modern life / Emile Durkheim
Tiananmen Square : a personal chronicle from China / Brian C. Russo
On the origin of social movements / Jo Freeman
Supporting indigenous peoples / alan Thein Durning
Reconstructing everyday life after Hurricane Andrew / Kenneth J. Smith and Linda Liska Belgrave
The state of the world's natural environment / Lester R. Brown
Why humanity faces ultimat catastrophe / Thomas Robert Malthus
The global population crisis / Daid Berreby
The urban real estate game : traditional and critical perspective / Joe R. Feagin and Robert Parker
Urbanism as a way of life / Louis Wirth
The metropolis and mental life / Georg Simmel
Female genital mutilation / Efua Dorkenoo and Scilla Elworthy
The health of Latino families / Ruth e. Zambrana, Claudia Dorrington, and David hayes-Bautista
The social structure of medicine / Talcott Parsons
Why don't college students participate? / David A. Karp and William C. Yoels
Education and inequality / Samuel Bowles and Herbert Gintis
Women and Islam / Jane I. Smith
Culture wars / James Davison Hunter
The protestant ethic and the spirit of capitalism / Max Weber
Mate selection and marriage around the world / Bron B. Ingoldsby
The decline of marriage and fatherhood / David Popenoe
"His" and "Her" marriage / Jessie Bernard
Arms cntrol and the New World Order / Jack Mendelsohn
Pornography : morality of politics? / Catharine A. MacKinnon
The power elite / C. Wright Mills
Maid in the U.S.A. / Mary Romero
When work disappears / William Julius Wilson
Alienated labor / Karl Marx
Widowhood in Israel / Helena Znaniecka Lopata
My quest for the fountain of age / Betty Friedan
The tragedy of old age in America / Robert N. Butler
Homosexual behavior in cross-cultural perspective / J. M. Carrier
How subtle sex discrimination works / Nijole V. Benokraitis
Sex and temperament in three primitive societies / Margaret Mead
The transculturation of Native American college students / Terry Huffman
The rise of Hipanic affluence / William O'Hare
Controlling images and Black women's oppression / Patricia Hill Collins
The souls of Black folk / W. E. B. Du Bois
Women's pverty in Africa / Daphne Topouzis
The bell curve thesis, with a response by Claude S. Fischer [et...a] / Richard J. Herrnstein and Charles Murray
Some principles of stratification, with a response by Melvin Tumin / Kingsley Davis and Wilbert Moore
Crime in world perspective / Elliott Currie
On being sane in insane places / David L. Rosenhan
The functions of crime / Emile Durkheim
Japanese etiquette and ethics in business / Boye De Mente
The managed heart / Arlie Russell Hochschild
The characteristics of bureaucracy / Max Weber
Primary groups / Charles Horton Cooley
The DO's and TABOOs of body language around the world / Roger E. Axtell
You just don't understand : women and men in conversation / Deborah Tannen
The presentation of self / Erving Goffman
The dyad and the triad / Georg Simmel
Parents' socialization of children in global perspective / D. Terri Heath
Socialization and televison violence / George Gerbner
The self / George Herbert Mead
The Amish : a small society / John A. Hostetler
Welcome to cyber-society / John J. Macionis
Gemeinschaft and Gesellschaft / Ferdinand Tönnies
Manifesto of the communist party / Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels
India's sacred cow / Marvin Harris
The rape culture / Dianne F. Herman
Manifest and latent functions / Robert A. Merton
Symbol : the basic element of culture / Leslie A. White
Sensitivity in field research : a study of policing in Northern Ireland / John D. Brewer
Our attitudes about survey research / Harry W. O'Neill
The case for the value-free sociology / Max Weber
Body ritual among the Nacirema / Horace Miner
I buy it for the articles / Gail Dines
Invitation to sociology / Peter L. Berger
The promise of sociology / C. Wright Mills


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