Introduction to Sociological Theory

2nd Edition

Theorists, Concepts, and their Applicability to the Twenty-First Century

Michele Dillon
eISBN-13: 9781118471906

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The extensively revised and updated second edition combines carefully chosen primary quotes with wide-ranging discussion and everyday illustrative examples to provide an in-depth introduction to classical and contemporary sociological theory.

Combines classical and contemporary theory in a single, integrated text Short biographies and historical timelines of significant events provide context to theorists' ideas Innovatively builds on excerpts from original theoretical writings with detailed discussion of the concepts and ideas under review Includes new examples of current social processes in China, South Korea, India, Latin America, the Middle East, and other non-Western societies Additional resources, available at, include multiple choice and essay questions, PowerPoint slides with multimedia links to content illustrative of sociological processes, a list of complementary primary readings, a quotation bank, and other background materials

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ISBNs 111847192X, 1118471903, 9781118471920, 9781118471906
Language eng
Number of Pages 592
Edition 2nd