Sociology: Themes And Perspectives is a comprehensive reference book on the subject of sociology.
Summary Of The Book
Sociology: Themes And Perspectives presents an extensive introduction to the field of sociology. It contains a detailed coverage of the concepts. For more than twenty years, it has served as a textbook for various undergraduate courses on the subject. It is a handy reference book for aspirants of the Indian Civil Services examination who have chosen sociology as one of their subjects.
The book covers concepts such as social stratification, sex and gender, poverty, social exclusion, religion, crime and deviance, education, politics, power, communication, and the media. It also explores topics like race, ethnicity, nationality, health, medicine, work, unemployment, culture, and identity.
This book was first published in 1980. This edition is a 2011 reprint by Oxford University Press.
About The Authors
M. Haralambos has written books like Sociology: A New Approach, Sociology Themes And Perspectives, and Soul Music.
R. M. Heald has co-authored the book Sociology: Themes And Perspectives.
3 Feb, 2017
Not for current syllabus - PLEASE DON'T BUY
Siddharth Kataria Kataria
19 Apr, 2013
30 Nov, 2015
a good book to start
28 Feb, 2014
very good book for upsc aspirants
26 Feb, 2012
Not much substance
20 Sep, 2012
complete book for sociology
7 Jul, 2012
2 Nov, 2017
11 Aug, 2017