Social Theory

Recognizing Race and Ethnicity: Power, Privilege, and Inequality

Kathleen J. Fitzgerald

Second Edition • February 21, 2017 • 552 pages

Print: $75.00 USD/$97.50 CAD • Ebook: $50.99 USD/$66.99 CAD

This refreshing text stresses institutional and cultural themes in race and ethnicity—rather than individual racial/ethnic groups.

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Social Theory: The Multicultural, Global, and Classic Readings

Edited by Charles Lemert

Sixth Edition • July 12, 2016 • 546 pages

Print: $68.00 USD/$88.50 CAD • Ebook: $39.99 USD/$39.99 CAD

Pulls together long-established classics as well as engaging modern writing to create an essential collection of social theory.

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The New Urban Sociology

Mark Gottdiener, Ray Hutchison, Michael T. Ryan

Fifth Edition • November 18, 2014 • 456 pages

Print: $49.00 USD/$63.50 CAD • Ebook: $33.99 USD/$33.99 CAD

Widely recognized as a groundbreaking text, The New Urban Sociology is a broad and expert introduction to urban sociology that is both relevant and accessible to the student. A thought leader in the field, the book is organized around an integrated paradigm—the sociospatial perspective—which considers the role played by social…

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Social Stratification: Class, Race, and Gender in Sociological Perspective

David B. Grusky

Fourth Edition • January 28, 2014 • 1200 pages

Print: $92.00 USD/$62.50 CAD

With income inequality on the rise and the ongoing economic downturn, the causes, consequences, and politics of inequality are undergoing a fundamental transformation. Updated and highly accessible, the fourth edition of Social Stratification provides refreshing take on existing theories, incorporates the latest data, and lends new perspectives to classic debates.…

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Rethinking the Subject: An Anthology of Contemporary European Social Thought

James Faubion; Paul Rabinow

First Edition • January 9, 1995 • 227 pages

Print: $38.00 USD/$56.50 CAD

Since the early 1970s, European thinkers have departed notably from their predecessors in order to pursue analytical programs more thoroughly their own. Rethinking the Subject brings together in one volume some of the most influential writings of Foucault, Habermas, Bourdieu, Pizzorno, Macfarlane, and other authors whose ideas have had a…

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