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Macionis, John J.

Overview
Works: 145 works in 734 publications in 4 languages and 8,158 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  History  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Textbooks  Television mini-series  Educational films  Internet videos  Horror films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Commentator, Bibliographic antecedent
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Most widely held works by John J Macionis
Sociology by John J Macionis( Book )

181 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This textbook provides a survey of sociology. As the scientific study of society, sociology is a social science which uses various methods of empirical investigation and critical analysis to develop a body of knowledge about human social activity. It focuses on the influence of our relationships around us and how they affect our behaviors and attitudes. The author approaches this subject with a desire to help students find and use sociology in everyday life
Society : the basics by John J Macionis( Book )

111 editions published between 1990 and 2019 in English and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanying CD-ROM has electronic version of the book with videos, photographs, interactive maps, study questions, activities, and interactive essay review questions
Seeing ourselves : classic, contemporary, and cross-cultural readings in sociology by John J Macionis( Book )

47 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weaves together classic, contemporary, and cross-cultural articles to showcase the many different perspectives sociology offers across a diverse variety of topics. Classic articles provide sociological statements of recognized importance and lasting significance. Contemporary readings focus on current sociological issues, controversies, and applications. Cross-cultural selections offer sociological insights about the cultural diversity of Canada and the larger world
Sociology by John J Macionis( Book )

82 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sociology: A Global Introduction, with its international outlook and cultural diversity, represents a unique and complete learning resource for sociology students worldwide. Each chapter addresses a new change in society, and reveals how progress in society often comes at a price. This text has been fully updated to include the latest key debates, topics and data, and also highlights the importance of technology in contemporary social life
Cities and urban life by John J Macionis( Book )

43 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The approach of this text is multidisciplinary but fundamentally sociological. Readers will find here the enduring contrinutions of the classical European social thinkers, including Max Weber, Karl Marx, Ferdinand Tonnies, George Simmer, and Emile Durkheim as well as those of early pioneers in North America. Of course, many men and women have stood on the shoulders of these giants and extended our understanding. Thus, this text also considers the ideas of a list of contemporary urbanists
Social problems by John J Macionis( Book )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social Problems, second edition, by John J. Macionis is the first text that explains how people use politics to identify problems and define solutions. Combining sociological theory with political analysis, this book will help you understand the debates that define today's world, encourage you to develop your own positions on these issues, and invite you to do your part to help make this a better society
The sociology of cities by James L Spates( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fitting in : [socialization] by Bonnie Mitchell( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humans are born without culture. For virtually anyone, culture begins with the family and continues through other social agents such as school, peer groups and mass media. This lesson follows the general process by which people develop their personalities and learn about the world around them - a process referred to as socialization
Sociología by John J Macionis( Book )

28 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To verdener = Worlds apart( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Why can one continent be relatively affluent and another mired in poverty? This lesson looks at stratification on a global scale and introduces the ideas of globalization and neo-liberalism. The lesson features Doctors Without Borders -- an organization whose stated aim is to serve populations in need anywhere in the world irrespective of religious, political or social barriers that may exist"--Container
De samenleving : kennismaking met de sociologie by John J Macionis( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in Dutch and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inleidend studieboek op hbo/wo-niveau
Waves of change( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What is social change and what are its causes?" This final lesson of the series provides a deeper understanding of both the concepts and the consequences at the heart of social change. As a case study this segment documents how the Winnemen Wintu, a Native American tribe in the Shasta-Trinity Area of Northern California, have been negatively impacted by U.S. Government water and land policies
Et si on vivait tous ensemble? = All together by Stéphane Robelin( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Whether a small group or a multinational corporation, every organization has its own culture. This lesson looks at organizational behavior and includes discussion around the ideas of Frederick Taylor and "scientific management," corporate culture and the pitfalls of bureaucracy. As we see in the Outward Bound program, every organization has its own unique culture that is likened to the values and norms of the wider society."
Society, the basics : annotated instructor's edition by John J Macionis( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sociology : annotated instructor's edition by John J Macionis( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Face to Face by Vito Acconci( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This lessons looks at how such aspects of social interaction as language, humor and emotion can shape and change the way we view the world around us. Nowhere is this interaction more visible than in the fusion of language and emotion which characterize the world of politics. But social interaction in the more mundane world of everyday life can be just as significant. This lesson begins with a stand-up comedy show that helps us further understand the significance of humor, as both a form of self-expression and as a culturally specific method of social interaction."
Golden years( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The longevity revolution, cross-cultural differences, stereotypes -- all present challenges to meeting the needs of America's growing population of elderly adults. This lesson explores issues surrounding aging, death and dying, and features the Jewish Home for the Aged in San Francisco -- a nursing home that provides a rich array of programs for it residents."
Social problems : census edition by John J Macionis( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Society : the basics, fourth Canadian edition by John J Macionis( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sociology, global edition by John J Macionis( Book )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Seeing Sociology in Everyday Life Sociology, 15/e, empowers students to see the world around them through a sociological lens, helping them better understand their own lives. The textis written to help students find and use the science of social behavior in everyday life. John Macionis takes students step-by-step through the theories and research that make up the discipline of sociology. This narrative, along with a global perspective, makes for an accessible and relevant introduction to sociology. MySocLab is an integral part of the Macionis learning program. In concert with t
 
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Society : the basics
Alternative Names
Macionis, J.

Macionis, John

Languages
English (529)

Spanish (29)

Dutch (4)

Italian (2)

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Society : the basicsSeeing ourselves : classic, contemporary, and cross-cultural readings in sociologySociologyCities and urban lifeSocial problemsSociologíaSocial problems : census edition