Sociology And Social Policy (eBook)
Essays On Community, Economy, And Society
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This collection of recent essays by the influential sociologist Herbert J. Gans brings together the many themes of Gans's wide-ranging career to make the case for a policy-oriented vision of sociology.Sociology and Social Policy presents a range of studies that explicate and help solve social problems by studying what people, institutions, and social structures do with, for, and against one another. These works from across Gans's major areas of studythe city, poverty, ethnicity, employment and political economy, and the relationship between race and classtogether make a powerful call to action for the field of sociology.