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    • A critical introduction to sociology : modernity, colonialism, nation-building, and post-modernity 

      Mirfakhraie, Amir (Kendall Hunt Publishing Company, 2019)
      This book approaches sociology from a critical, transhistorical, and transnational perspective. It introduces sociology as public discourse to shed light on the multiple factors and forces that have shaped human societies ...
    • An invitation to social research : how it’s done 

      Adler, Emily Stier; Clark, Roger (Wadsworth, Cengage Learning, 2011)
    • Asian cultures and contemporary tourism 

      Yang, Elaine Chiao Ling (editor); Khoo-Lattimore, Catheryn (editor) (Springer, 2018)
      This book focuses on cultures that shape contemporary Asian tourist experiences. The book consists of 10 chapters, which are organised into two themes: Collectivist Culture and Wellbeing. The chapters cover emerging forms ...
    • Hanoi's ancient quarter traders : resilient livelihood in a rapidly transforming city 

      Turner, Sarah (2009)
      Within the rapidly transforming city of Hanoi, Vietnam's capital, lies the Ancient Quarter, home to a broad array of small entrepreneurs and traders since the 13th century. Utilising a longitudinal study approach, supported ...
    • Introduction to sociology 

      Carr, Deborah; Giddens, Anthony; Duneier, Mitchell; Appelbaum, Richard P. (W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 2018)
      Authored by four leading scholars and teachers, Introduction to Sociology provides an authoritative introduction to basic concepts, major theories, and current research in a streamlined, easy-to-navigate format. A consistent ...
    • Introduction to sociology 

      OpenStax (OpenStax, 2017)
      This book, 2nd edition adheres to the scope and sequence of a typical, one-semester introductory sociology course. It offers comprehensive coverage of core concepts, foundational scholars, and emerging theories. The textbook ...
    • Qualitative consumer and marketing research : the Asian perspectives and practices 

      Nuttavuthisit, Krittinee (Springer, 2019)
      This book presents both theoretical research methods and practical uses of qualitative consumer and marketing research in Asia, as well as approaches to research with extended viewpoints and case studies on the specific ...
    • Reason and revolution : Hegel and the rise of social theory 

      Marcuse, Herbert ([Humanities Press], 1955)
    • Reason and revolution : hegel and the rise of social theory 

      Marcuse, Herbert (Routledge, 2000)
    • Social media and the contemporary city 

      Sauda, Eric; Wessel, Ginette; Karduni, Alireza (Routledge, 2022)
      "The widespread adoption of smartphones has led to an explosion of mobile social media data, more than a billion messages per day that continuously track location, content, and time. Social Media in the Contemporary City ...
    • Society explained : an introduction to sociology 

      Rousseau, Nathan (Rowman & Littlefield, 2014)
      Introduces students to key concepts in sociology through engaging narrative examples. After an overview of the history of sociology, the book walks readers through subjects that include individualism; culture; socialization ...
    • Sociology 

      Macionis, John J. (Pearson, 2018)
      This book offers engaging discussions of hot-button contemporary topics such as the increased proliferation of social media as well as expanded coverage of race, class, and gender.
    • Sociology : a biosocial introduction 

      Hopcroft, Rosemary L. (Routledge, 2019)
      In an era of human genome research, environmental challenges, new reproductive technologies, and more, students can benefit from introductory sociology text that is biologically informed. This innovative text integrates ...
    • Sociology : a brief introduction 

      Schaefer, Richard T. (McGraw-Hill, 2017)
      This book invites students to take sociology with them in their daily lives. This successful student-friendly program includes strong coverage of race ethnicity and globalization. The approachable material encourages ...
    • The media equation : how people treat computers, television, and new media like real people and places 

      Reeves, Byron; Nass, Clifford (CSLI Publications, 1996)
      Can human beings relate to computer or television programs in the same way they relate to other human beings? Based on numerous psychological studies, this book concludes that people not only can but do treat computers, ...
    • The real world : an introduction to sociology 

      Ferris, Kerry; Stein, Jill (W. W. Norton, 2016)
      In every chapter, authors Kerry Ferris and Jill Stein use examples from everyday life and popular culture to draw students into thinking sociologically and to show the relevance of sociology to our relationships, our jobs, ...
    • The real world : an introduction to sociology 

      Ferris, Kerry; Stein, Jill (W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 2018)
      In every chapter, Ferris and Stein use examples from everyday life and pop culture to draw students into thinking sociologically and to show the relevance of sociology to their relationships, jobs, and future goals. Data ...
    • The research-practice gap on accounting in the public services : an international analysis 

      Ferry, Laurence; Saliterer, Iris; Steccolini, Ileana; Tucker, Basil (Palgrave Macmillan, 2019)
      This book considers how the practical and public policy relevance of research might be increased, and academics and practitioners can better engage to define research agendas and deliver findings relevant to accounting and ...
    • The sociology of sports : an introduction 

      Delaney, Tim; Madigan, Tim (McFarland & Company, Inc., 2015)
      "In its second edition, this book takes a fresh approach to the study of sports, presenting key concepts such as socialization, economics, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, politics, the media and the role of sport in ...