Sociology: A Brief Introduction, 10th edition

  Sociology: A Brief Introduction, 10th edition by Richard T. Schaefer Make Sociology new with McGraw-Hill’s Connect Sociology and the 10th edition of Sociology: A Brief Introduction. New to Connect is Investigate Sociology, a brand-new tool that develops students’ sociological imaginations by placing them in provocative scenarios where they must analyze various sources...

I Can’t Breathe by Matt Taibbi (ePUB)

I Can't Breathe: The Killing that Started a Movement by Matt Taibbi ePUB Request a free eBook HERE ‘A brilliant work of narrative nonfiction’ – Booklist ‘Matt Taibbi is one of the few journalists in America who speaks truth to power’ – Bernie Sanders ‘A searing exposé’ – Kirkus Review ‘Taibbi may...

In the Blood by Robert Wuthnow

In the Blood: Understanding America's Farm Families by Robert Wuthnow Farming is essential to the American economy and our daily lives, yet few of us have much contact with farmers except through the food we eat. Who are America’s farmers? Why is farming important to them? How...

Sexuality: A Psychosocial Manifesto

The contemporary study of sexuality too often finds itself at an impasse, conceptualizing sexuality either psychologically or sociologically: sexologists and psychologists have tended to point to the biological origins of sexuality underpinned by hormones, drives and, most recently, genetics; in contrast, historians and sociologists point to...

Contested Knowledge: Social Theory Today 5th Edition

In the fifth edition Contested Knowledge, social theorist Steven Seidman presents the latest topics in social theory and addresses the current shift of 'universalist theorists' to networks of clustered debates. Responds to current issues, debates, and new social movements Reviews sociological theory from a contemporary...

Beyond Words: Sobs, Hums, Stutters and Other Vocalizations

In Beyond Words, Steven Connor seeks to understand spoken human language outside words, a realm that encompasses the sounds we make that bring depth, meaning, and confusion to communication. Plunging into the connotations and uses associated with particular groups of vocal utterances—the guttural, the dental, the fricative,...

$2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America

A revelatory account of poverty in America so deep that we, as a country, don’t think it exists Jessica Compton’s family of four would have no cash income unless she donated plasma twice a week at her local donation center in Tennessee. Modonna Harris and her teenage daughter Brianna...

Buyology: Truth and Lies About Why We Buy

How much do we know about why we buy? What truly influences our decisions in today's message-cluttered world? An eye-grabbing advertisement, a catchy slogan, an infectious jingle? Or do our buying decisions take place below the surface, so deep within our subconscious minds, we're barely...

How to Win Friends & Influence People

For more than sixty years the rock-solid, time-tested advice in this book has carried thousands of now famous people up the ladder of success in their business and personal lives. Now this previously revised and updated bestseller is available in trade paperback for the first time...

Issues and Ethics in the Helping Professions 9th Edition

Up-to-date and comprehensive, *including the ACA 2014 Code of Ethics,* this practical best-selling text provides students with the basis for discovering their own guidelines for helping within the broad limits of professional codes of ethics and divergent theoretical positions. Respected authors Gerald Corey, Marianne Corey, Cindy...