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Human societes : an introduction to macrosociology

Author: Patrick Nolan; Gerhard Emmanuel Lenski
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. ; London : Paradigm, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 9th edView all editions and formats
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Human Societies is written for sociology students confronted by a rapidly changing world. It covers a broad range of human experience from the Stone Age to the Present.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Nolan; Gerhard Emmanuel Lenski
ISBN: 1594510237 9781594510236
OCLC Number: 799258971
Description: xiv, 430 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Contents: PART ONE: THEORETICAL FOUNDATIONSThe Human SituationHuman Societies as Sociocultural SystemsThe Evolution of Human SocietiesTypes of Human SocietiesPART TWO: PREINDUSTRIAL SOCIETIESHunting and Gathering SocietiesHorticultural SocietiesAgrarian SocietiesSome Evolutionary Bypaths and a Brief ReviewPART THREE: INDUSTRIAL SOCIETIES AND INDUSTRIALIZING SOCIETIESThe Industrial RevolutionIndustrial SocietiesTechnologies and EconomicsIndustrial Societies: Ideologies, Polities, and the Mass MediaIndustrial Societies: Social StratificationIndustrial Societies: Population and KinshipRevolutionary Socialist SocietiesIndustrializing SocietiesRetrospect and Prospect
Responsibility: Patrick Nolan, Gerhard Lenski.
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"'This is a well-written and carefully researched book that never panders to students, but also does not lose them with too much complexity.' Peter Kivisto, Augustana College"

 
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