This fully updated edition of The Engaged Sociologist by Kathleen Odell Korgen carries the public sociology movement into the classroom, while at the same time providing an engaging overview of the entire field. It demonstrates how to think sociologically, to develop a sociological eye, and to use sociological tools to become effective participants in a democratic society. Perfect as a supplement for an introductory course, or as a main text for any course that has public sociology at its roots, this inspiring book will serve as a guidebook to any student who is passionate about applying sociological concepts to the world around them.Have you? If so, in what ways? How did those experiences influence your own view of the importance of civic engagement? ... How will you influence your own childrena#39;s political participation (when or if you have kids)? EXERCISE. 5.2 ... Write a onepage essay describing different situations in your life in which you act almost as though you are different people (different versions of yourself). Why do youanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Engaged Sociologist|
|Author||:||Kathleen Odell Korgen, Jonathan M. White|
|Publisher||:||SAGE Publications - 2014-09-23|