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Major social problems [by] Robert A. Dentler.

Robert A. Dentler

Major social problems [by] Robert A. Dentler.

by Robert A. Dentler

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Published by Rand McNally in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social problems,
  • United States -- Social conditions -- 1945-

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAmerican social problems
    SeriesRand McNally sociology series
    ContributionsDentler, Robert A., 1928- Major American social problems
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN65 D4 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination564p.
    Number of Pages564
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18618006M

    Dentler, Robert A. The politics of urban renewal: the Chicago findings by Peter H Rossi (Book) 21 editions published Major social problems by Robert A Dentler (Book . Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of o results for Books: "Social problems" Skip to main search results.

    In this book, Frank McVeigh and Loreen Wolfer take an historical approach to examine the causes and conflicts behind ten major social problems that have existed for nearly years. Using a critical thinking perspective of the history, sociology, politics, and economics of the period, the authors analyze social problems as a series of conflicts between those with power and those who were at Reviews: 1. social issues is a must, stating percentages and statistics without the other side of equation represents a one sided approach I ordered this book for my Sociology Class this I received the book File Size: KB.

    An Introduction to Social Problems, Social Welfare Organizations, and the Profession of Social Work N o one we know starts out life wanting to be a substance abuser or to be poor. Most of us want to be lucky, cool, rich, and successful. Some of us are, fortunately, but many of us aren’t. Abstract. For more than a century all the major countries in the Western World have been concerned with social problems. During this time many sociologists and other scholars have attempted to develop a sound definition of a social by: 1.


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Budding with new insight, this top-selling, proactive book probes the nature and causes of each major social problem confronting citizens today, and, with historical and multicultural sensitivity, delves into the social control and social action issues inherent to each particular : $ UNDERSTANDING SOCIAL PROBLEMS, Tenth Edition, progresses from a micro to macro level of analysis, focusing first on problems related to health care, drugs and alcohol, families, and crime, and then broadening to the larger issues of poverty and inequality, population growth, aging, environmental problems, and conflict around the world.

This book is written from a progressive point of view and looks at social problems in a way not often present in the popular media. It includes many thought provoking topics and questions that lead to healthy discussion, espcially among those who are not inclined to agree with this point of view/5.

As a basic intro book to social problems, Best has done an excellent job of using both standard academic language to teach students and a solid cadre of case studies as examples. On top of that, in an age where the cost of text books has gone through the /5. Amazon. Citizen, $13, Amazon "Citizen" is a book that deftly weaves lyric poetry and criticism to eloquently portray the challenges of racial disparity in American : Rebecca Schuh.

Youth unemployment is a major problem in many countries. In the United States, youth employment has gone down in the past five years, but it is still at percent, while the overall unemployment rate is just percent.

In Canada, the youth unemployment rate is. Chronicling the revitalization of the field of applied sociology, Dentler offers an interpretive history of how the field has evolved over the years, how it was transplanted from Europe into the U.S., how and why it declined during the latter years of the 20th century, and its recent rebound.

Providing a conceptual and historical framework for the practice of applied sociology, this work. Social Problems and Inequality explores integrated and root-cause-based explanations of complex social problems. Written in clear and understandable language, allowing it to be used for classroom purposes, it addresses the most fundamental principles of how humans, acting through social units.

Bob Dentler's book, co-authored with Martin B. Scott and titled Schools on Trial: An Inside Ac count of the Boston Desegregation Case, is an historical treasure of the good things that happened in Boston because of a court order issued by the U.S.

District Court in Read this book on Questia. Chronicling the revitalization of the field of applied sociology, Dentler offers an interpretive history of how the field has evolved over the years, how it was transplanted from Europe into the U.S., how and why it declined during the latter years of the 20th century, and its recent rebound.

He also demonstrates that the so-called "objective" and value-free' approach to sociology is itself a political response to the structural causes of everday problems. In short, the greatest strength of this book is likely to be the re-introduction of an important aspect of the history of sociology that has either been forgotten or by: 8.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Binder, Rudolph Michael. Major social problems. New York, Prentice-Hall, (OCoLC) Material Type. "Dentler's book makes a major contribution to understanding and promoting applied sociology. Dentler reviews the rich history of sociology as an applied field and explains the social, political, and economic changes that influenced cturer: Praeger.

American Community Problems; Major American Social Problems; The Urban R's: Race Relations as the Problem in Urban Education; Schools on trial: An inside account of the Boston desegregation case; Practicing Sociology: Selected Fields by Dentler, Robert A.

() Paperback; Connections Married Helen Hosmer, September 7, Children: Deborah. Three central ideas govern the scope and character of this book. First, that with the growth of sociological knowledge, the "field" of social problems has increasingly become an array of associated sociological specialties; second, that a comprehensive theory of social problems does not yet exist, although it may be in the making; and third, that the student can best be led to an understanding.

"Dentler's book makes a major contribution to understanding and promoting applied sociology. Dentler reviews the rich history of sociology as an applied field and explains the social, political, and economic changes that influenced : Robert A. Dentler.

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After George kills Gatsby he kills himself, "It was after we. Just as the first social problems textbooks did almost a century ago, textbooks continue to present a series of unrelated chapters, each devoted to a particular social problem. Social Problems is an effort at systematic analysis rather than random thought on the Problems presents detailed case studies demonstrating how Cited by: Editions for Social Problems: (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ),