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Henslin, James M.

Overview
Works: 151 works in 610 publications in 2 languages and 10,801 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Bibliography  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, ed, Compiler
Classifications: HM51, 301
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Most widely held works by James M Henslin
Down to earth sociology : introductory readings by James M Henslin( Book )

64 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a selection of forty-six readings that provide, an introduction to the sociological perspective, look at how sociologists conduct research, examine the cultural underpinnings of social life, and discuss social groups and social structure, gender and sexuality, deviance, and social stratification, institutions, and change
Sociology : a down-to-earth approach by James M Henslin( Book )

99 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted for students studying within Australia, this text, now in a second edition, has been made even more relevant and engaging to students. With wit, personal reflection, and illuminating examples, the local author team share their passion for sociology, promote sociology to students and entice them to delve deeper into this exciting science
Essentials of sociology : a down-to-earth approach by James M Henslin( Book )

68 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Down-to-Earth Approach: James Henslin shares the excitement of sociology in Essentials of Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, 11/e. With his acclaimed "down-to-earth" approach and personal writing style, the author highlights the sociology of everyday life and its relevance to students' lives. With wit, personal reflection, and illuminating examples, Henslin stimulates students' sociological imagination so they can better perceive how the pieces of society fit together. In addition to this trademark down-to-earth approach, other distinctive features include: comparative perspectives, the globalization of capitalism, and visual presentations of sociology."--Publisher's website
Marriage and family in a changing society by James M Henslin( Book )

20 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deviant life-styles( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social problems by James M Henslin( Book )

56 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social Problems: A Down to Earth Approach, 11/e is a theoretically balanced text that provides the latest research and a consistent structure to help students analyze critical social problems facing the United States. The author presents both sides of an argument with a neutral voice and uses a "down-to-earth" writing style. By using this text, not only do students gain a sociological understanding of social problems, but also they are able to explore and evaluate their own opinions about specific social problems. They will gain a greater awareness of the social forces that shape their orientations to social problems and their perspectives on social life. The ideas in this book penetrate students' thinking and help give shape to their views of the world
Studies in the sociology of sex( Book )

9 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social problems in American society by James M Henslin( Book )

13 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of articles presenting contemporary social problems as to arouse interest in examining its relationship with the current structure of American society
Homelessness : an annotated bibliography by James M Henslin( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American society; a critical analysis by Larry T Reynolds( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deviance in American life( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sociology of sex : an introductory reader( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sociology : a down-to-earth approach : core concepts by James M Henslin( Book )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring social life : readings to accompany Essentials of sociology, a down-to-earth approach, fifth edition by James M Henslin( Book )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introducing anthropology by James R Hayes( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introducing sociology : toward understanding life in society by James M Henslin( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in society : readings to accompany Sociology, a down-to-earth approach, tenth edition( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pt.I, The sociological perspective -- 1.The sociological perspective -- 2.Culture -- 3.Socialization -- 4.Social structure and social interaction -- Pt.II, Social groups and social control -- 6.Societies to Social networks -- 7.Bureaucracies and formal organizations -- 8.Deviance and social control -- Pt.III, Social inequality -- 9.Global stratification -- 10.Social class in the United States -- 11.Inequalities of gender -- 12.Inequalities of race and ethnicity -- 13.Inequalites of age -- Pt.IV, Social institutions -- 14.The economy -- 15.Politics -- 16.Marriage and family -- 17.Education -- 18.Religion -- 19.Medicine -- Pt.V,Social change -- 20.Population and urbanization -- 21.Collective behavior and social movements -- 22.Social change and the environment
Introducing sociology : selected readings by James M Henslin( Book )

4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social problems today : coping with the challenges of a changing society by James M Henslin( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Society : readings to accompany Sociology : a down-to-earth approach, core concepts( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Down to earth sociology : introductory readings
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Sociology : a down-to-earth approachEssentials of sociology : a down-to-earth approachMarriage and family in a changing societySocial problemsSociology : a down-to-earth approach : core conceptsExploring social life : readings to accompany Essentials of sociology, a down-to-earth approach, fifth editionLife in society : readings to accompany Sociology, a down-to-earth approach, tenth editionSociety : readings to accompany Sociology : a down-to-earth approach, core concepts