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Mathis, Lynn

Overview
Works: 35 works in 91 publications in 1 language and 758 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Television lectures  Nonfiction television programs  Educational television programs  Filmed panel discussions  History 
Roles: Narrator, Actor
Classifications: HM821, 305.5
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Most widely held works by Lynn Mathis
Deviance and social control( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the theory regarding behavior which violates well-established social norms. The focus is on the association of deivant behavior to different societies
Sociological perspectives( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and distinguishes the three major sociological perspectives and explains how these perspectives contribute to a critical understanding of society. It also considers tools and methods for the exploration of social issues
Sociological inquiry( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the processes by which sociologists study group behavior and addresses how these processes differ from everyday observations and conclusions. It discusses the importance of empirical research, demonstrates the process of quanititative research, and looks at the mixed method approach to sociological inquiry
Social institutions : religion, family and economics( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discussing the functions of social institutions in meeting society's needs and goals, this video examines religion, the family, and economic systems."--Insight Media website
Formal organizations and bureaucracy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the processes by which sociologists study group behavior and addresses how these processes differ from everyday observations and conclusions
Social stratification( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program defines social stratification, explaining how it refers to a system by which categories of people are ranked in the hierarchy. It also discusses the resources that determine life chances
Social action( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interprets the relationship of social action and social movements to conflicting interests, change, and power
Social class by Ken Lam( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program takes an in-depth look at social class in the United States, illuminating the relationships among wealth, power, and prestige. It differentiates among the social classes and examines the factors that determine life chances
Population and urbanization by Ken Harrison( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains why sociologists study urbanization and population
Why sociology?( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring interviews with a diverse group of sociologists, this video examines sociology and describes its development as a discipline
Social interactions, relationships, and structure( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The video examines the defining characteristics of different types of social groups, looks at leadership in relation to groups, and probes the characteristics and consquences of conformity
Culture by Sampling, and the Law Music and Theft: Technology( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interprets the dimensions and significance of culture to society, relating attitude to cultural understanding; and sharing within and between cultures. It defines three major dimensions of culture: ideas, norms and material culture
Exploring society( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considering the importance of medicine and health care in modern society, this program looks at the changing medical needs of humans throughout history and discusses how society has addressed these needs. It considers the unequal distribution of quality care and addresses current issues of cost and access to care
Race and ethnicity( Visual )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains and gives examples of how race and ethnicity influence social patterns of human interaction. Discusses differences in sociological and biological definitions of race and defines race as a social concept depending on a society's perceptions of physical difference. Defines ethnicity as shared cultural identity. Discusses stereotypes, prejudice, discrimination, and racism. Examines patterns of intergroup relations, including genocide, expulsion, slavery, segregation, assimilation, and cultural pluralism. Illustrates these patterns with examples of Jews in Nazi Germany, Serbs and Albanians in Kosovo, and African-Americans and Native Americans in the United States
 
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Languages
English (43)