DOWN TO EARTH SOCIOLOGY
Sample titles: “The Pathology of Imprisonment” by Philip G. Zimbardo, “Extreme Isolation” by Kingsley Davis, “Showing My Color” by Clarence Page, “Doing Research With Streetcorner Dealers” by Bruce A. Jacobs, “The Lives of Homeless Women” by Elliot Liebow, “Eating Your Friends Is the Hardest: The Survivors of the F-227” by Henslin, and “Over the Counter at McDonald’s” by Robin Leidner. An appendix correlates articles with leading textbooks. Note: frank discussion of sexual and taboo topics.
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