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Introduction to Social Network Methods
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This on-line textbook introduces many of the basics of formal approaches to the analysis of social networks. The text relies heavily on the work of Freeman, Borgatti, and Everett (the authors of the UCINET software package). The materials here, and their organization, were also very strongly influenced by the text of Wasserman and Faust, and by a graduate seminar conducted by Professor Phillip Bonacich at UCLA. Many other users have also made very helpful comments and suggestions based on the first version.

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Social Science
Sociology
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Textbook
Provider:
University of California, Riverside
Author:
Robert A. Hanneman and Mark Riddle
Date Added:
11/11/2019
Introduction to Sociology
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Introduction to Sociology is intended for a one-semester introductory sociology course. Conceived of and developed by active sociology instructors, this up-to-date title and can be downloaded now by clicking on the "Get this book" button below. This online, fully editable and customizable title includes sociology theory and research; real-world applications; simplify and debate features; and learning objectives for each chapter

Reviews available here: https://open.umn.edu/opentextbooks/textbooks/introduction-to-sociology-2e

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Social Science
Sociology
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
Rice University
Provider Set:
OpenStax College
Author:
Eric Strayer
Faye Jones
Gail Scaramuzzo
Jeff Bry
Nathan Keirns
Sally Vyain
Susan Cody-Rydezerski
Tommy Sadler
Date Added:
02/23/2015
Introduction to Sociology
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Intro to Sociology / SOCI 101

Examines small group interactions and cultural patterns of American and other societies using the conceptual, theoretical, and methodological principles and applications to explain how values, roles, norms, social interaction, and social inequality as well as other concepts influence individuals, groups, and society.

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Social Science
Sociology
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
College of the Canyons
Author:
Paul Cheney
Ron Hammond
Date Added:
04/30/2020
Introduction to Sociology
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1. An Introduction to Sociology
Chapter 2. Sociological Research
Chapter 3. Culture
Chapter 4. Society and Modern Life
Chapter 5. Socialization
Chapter 6. Groups and Organizations
Chapter 7. Deviance, Crime, and Social Control
Chapter 8. Media and Technology
Chapter 9. Social Inequality in Canada
Chapter 10. Global Inequality
Chapter 11. Race and Ethnicity
Chapter 12. Gender, Sex, and Sexuality
Chapter 13. Aging and the Elderly
Chapter 14. Marriage and Family
Chapter 15. Religion
Chapter 16. Education
Chapter 17. Government and Politics
Chapter 18. Work and the Economy
Chapter 19. The Sociology of the Body: Health and Medicine
Chapter 20. Population, Urbanization, and the Environment
Chapter 21. Social Movements and Social Change
Chapter 22: Social Interaction

About the Book
Introduction to Sociology adheres to the scope and sequence of a typical introductory sociology course. In addition to comprehensive coverage of core concepts, foundational scholars, and emerging theories, we have incorporated section reviews with engaging questions, discussions that help students apply the sociological imagination, and features that draw learners into the discipline in meaningful ways. Although this text can be modified and reorganized to suit your needs, the standard version is organized so that topics are introduced conceptually, with relevant, everyday experiences.
For the student, this book is based on the teaching and research experience of numerous sociologists. In today's global socially networked world, the topic of Sociology is more relevant than ever before. We hope that through this book, students will learn how simple, everyday human actions and interactions can change the world. In this book, you will find applications of Sociology concepts that are relevant, current, and balanced.

Subject:
Social Science
Sociology
Material Type:
Textbook
Author:
Ron McGivern
William Little
Date Added:
06/12/2020
Introduction to Sociology
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This course is designed to introduce you to a range of basic sociological principles so that you can develop your own sociological imagination. You will learn about the origins of sociology as a discipline and be introduced to major sociological theories and methods of research. You will also explore such topics as sex and gender, deviance, and racism.

Subject:
Social Science
Sociology
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Full Course
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The Saylor Foundation
Date Added:
04/29/2019
Introduction to Sociology 2E
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Learn how the core concepts, foundational scholars, and emerging theories of sociology help explain how simple, everyday human actions and interactions can change the world.

Subject:
Social Science
Sociology
Material Type:
Full Course
Textbook
Provider:
Lumen Learning
Provider Set:
Candela Courseware
Date Added:
04/25/2019
Introduction to Sociology 2e
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Introduction to Sociology 2e 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, which are supported by a wealth of engaging learning materials. The textbook presents detailed section reviews with rich questions, discussions that help students apply their knowledge, and features that draw learners into the discipline in meaningful ways. The second edition retains the book’s conceptual organization, aligning to most courses, and has been significantly updated to reflect the latest research and provide examples most relevant to today’s students. In order to help instructors transition to the revised version, the 2e changes are described within the preface.

Subject:
Sociology
Material Type:
Full Course
Provider:
Rice University
Provider Set:
OpenStax College
Date Added:
02/01/2012