Being Sociological

by Steve Matthewman, Bruce Curtis and David Mayeda

About the book

An on-the-pulse take on society today, including reflection on some of the likely social impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic Coverage of current issues such as social movements, online identity and climate change balanced with foundational themes and ideas.

Compact presentation offering a manageable overview to set students up for future study without overwhelming them.

Emphasis on the active nature of sociology, motivating students to see relevance in their own lives.

Expanded coverage with 5 new chapters, providing all the material expected for introductory courses.

A diverse contributor panel offering an introduction not limited to a single society, mirroring the global, multi-cultural world in which we live and study