Forest And The Trees: Sociology as Life, Practice and Promise

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If sociology could teach everyone just one thing, what would it be? The Forest and the Trees is one sociologist's response to the hypothetical-the core insight with the greatest potential to change how people see the world and themselves in relation to it.

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? The short essays in Chapter 6, framed around the power of sociology, dig beneath easy and popular understandings to reveal what lies beneath
? An additional analysis of how men's violence is made invisible even though most violence is perpetrated by men
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An updated exploration of sociology as a way of thinking

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A thought-provoking and passionate account of why sociology matters that will engage and inspire students and teachers

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