Seeing Ourselves

Seeing Ourselves

Classic, Contemporary, and Cross-cultural Readings in Sociology

Book - 1998
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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: Macionis, John J.
Benokraitis, Nijole V. (Nijole Vaicaitis)
Mills, C. Wright
Berger, Peter Ludwig 1929-
Dines, Gail
Miner, Horace
Weber, Max
O'Neill, Harry W.
Brewer, John D.
White, Leslie A.
Merton, Robert A.
Herman, Dianne F.
Harris, Marvin 1927-
Marx, Karl 1818-1883
Engels, Friedrich 1820-1895
Tönnies, Ferdinand
Hostetler, John Andrew 1918-
Gerbner, George
Heath, D. Terri
Simmel, Georg
Goffman, Erving
Tannen, Deborah
Axtell, Roger E.
Cooley, Charles Horton
Hochschild, Arlie Russell 1940-
De Mente, Boye
Durkheim, Émile 1858-1917
Rosenhan, David L.
Currie, Elliott
Davis, Kingsley
Moore, Wilbert
Herrnstein, Richard J.
Murray, Charles
Toupouzis, Daphne
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Collins, Patricia Hill
O'Hare, William
Hoffman, Terry
Mead, Margaret 1901-1978
Carrier, J. M.
Butler, Robert N. 1927-
Friedan, Betty 1921-
Lopata, Helena Znaniecka
Wilson, William Julius
Romero, Mary
MacKinnon, Catharine A. 1946-
Mendelsohn, Jack
Bernard, Jessie Shirley 1903-
Popenoe, David
Ingoldsby, Bron B.
Hunter, James Davison
Smith, Jane I.
Bowles, Samuel
Gintis, Herbert
Karp, David A. (David Aaron)
Yoels, William C.
Caplan, Nathan
Choy, Marcella H.
Whitmore, John K.
Parsons, Talcott 1902-
Zambrana, Ruth E.
Dorrington, Claudia
Hayes-Bautista, David
Dorkenoo, Efua
Elworthy, Scilla
Malthus, Thomas Robert
Brown, Lester Russell 1934-
Durning, Alan Thein
Freeman, Jo
Smith, Kenneth J.
Belgrave, Linda Liska
Russo, Brian C.
Bellah, Robert N.
Simons, Marlise
Alternative Title: The promise of sociology / C. Wright Mills
Invitation to sociology / Peter L. Berger
I buy it for the articles / Gail Dines
Body ritual among the Nacirema / Horace Miner
The case for the value-free sociology / Max Weber
Our attitudes about survey research / Harry W. O'Neill
Sensitivity in field research : a study of policing in Northern Ireland / John D. Brewer
Symbol : the basic element of culture / Leslie A. White
Manifest and latent functions / Robert A. Merton
The rape culture / Dianne F. Herman
India's sacred cow / Marvin Harris
Manifesto of the communist party / Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels
Gemeinschaft and Gesellschaft / Ferdinand Tönnies
Welcome to cyber-society / John J. Macionis
The Amish : a small society / John A. Hostetler
The self / George Herbert Mead
Socialization and televison violence / George Gerbner
Parents' socialization of children in global perspective / D. Terri Heath
The dyad and the triad / Georg Simmel
The presentation of self / Erving Goffman
You just don't understand : women and men in conversation / Deborah Tannen
The DO's and TABOOs of body language around the world / Roger E. Axtell
Primary groups / Charles Horton Cooley
The characteristics of bureaucracy / Max Weber
The managed heart / Arlie Russell Hochschild
Japanese etiquette and ethics in business / Boye De Mente
The functions of crime / Emile Durkheim
On being sane in insane places / David L. Rosenhan
Crime in world perspective / Elliott Currie
Some principles of stratification, with a response by Melvin Tumin / Kingsley Davis and Wilbert Moore
The bell curve thesis, with a response by Claude S. Fischer [et...a] / Richard J. Herrnstein and Charles Murray
Women's pverty in Africa / Daphne Topouzis
The souls of Black folk / W. E. B. Du Bois
Controlling images and Black women's oppression / Patricia Hill Collins
The rise of Hipanic affluence / William O'Hare
The transculturation of Native American college students / Terry Huffman
Sex and temperament in three primitive societies / Margaret Mead
How subtle sex discrimination works / Nijole V. Benokraitis
Homosexual behavior in cross-cultural perspective / J. M. Carrier
The tragedy of old age in America / Robert N. Butler
My quest for the fountain of age / Betty Friedan
Widowhood in Israel / Helena Znaniecka Lopata
Alienated labor / Karl Marx
When work disappears / William Julius Wilson
Maid in the U.S.A. / Mary Romero
The power elite / C. Wright Mills
Pornography : morality of politics? / Catharine A. MacKinnon
Arms cntrol and the New World Order / Jack Mendelsohn
"His" and "Her" marriage / Jessie Bernard
The decline of marriage and fatherhood / David Popenoe
Mate selection and marriage around the world / Bron B. Ingoldsby
The protestant ethic and the spirit of capitalism / Max Weber
Culture wars / James Davison Hunter
Women and Islam / Jane I. Smith
Education and inequality / Samuel Bowles and Herbert Gintis
Why don't college students participate? / David A. Karp and William C. Yoels
The social structure of medicine / Talcott Parsons
The health of Latino families / Ruth e. Zambrana, Claudia Dorrington, and David hayes-Bautista
Female genital mutilation / Efua Dorkenoo and Scilla Elworthy
The metropolis and mental life / Georg Simmel
Urbanism as a way of life / Louis Wirth
The urban real estate game : traditional and critical perspective / Joe R. Feagin and Robert Parker
The global population crisis / Daid Berreby
Why humanity faces ultimat catastrophe / Thomas Robert Malthus
The state of the world's natural environment / Lester R. Brown
Reconstructing everyday life after Hurricane Andrew / Kenneth J. Smith and Linda Liska Belgrave
Supporting indigenous peoples / alan Thein Durning
On the origin of social movements / Jo Freeman
Tiananmen Square : a personal chronicle from China / Brian C. Russo
Anomy and modern life / Emile Durkheim
The disenchantment of modern life / Max Weber
The search for meaning in modern America / Robert N. Bellah []
The price of modernization : the case of Brazil's Kaiapo Indians / Marlise Simons


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