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The Sociological Cinema is an online resource to help sociology instructors incorporate videos into their classes. The... see more

"Daniel Solove, an authority on information privacy law, offers a fascinating account of how the Internet is transforming... see more

"Interpersonal communication in health and social care services is by its nature diverse. As a consequence, achieving... see more

This is an interactive map that shows the world on a flat map.  One selects from the following major topics:  People,... see more

'This book is designed to introduce doctoral and graduate students to the process of scientific research in the social... see more

This is a free textbook offered by BookBoon. 'Social Media is the buzz about town. Almost everyone with internet access... see more

This is a training manual that includes copies of slides that can be used to encourage professionals to become more... see more

Focuses on ethical theory and current ethical issues in public health and health policy, including resource allocation,... see more

Introduces the study of aging, its implications for individuals, families, and society, and the background for health... see more

The book is designed and written to be interesting to you. It provides a basic understanding of the science, theory, and... see more

This course will consider long-term service delivery programs designed to meet the special needs of seniors.

This is a free textbook offered by Saylor Foundation. 'The author of Principles of Sociological Inquiry: Qualitative and... see more

This book builds upon the 80 plus years of sociology of the family research and teaching that has made the discipline a... see more

In this book you will learn about institutions–the rules and norms that guide the interactions among us. Those rules and... see more

In this broad-reaching, multi-disciplinary collection, leading scholars investigate how the digital medium has altered... see more

This hand-out was designed for a sociology class to help develop a "firm understanding of the assumptions and... see more

"Race has been America's biggest problem ever since Europeans "discovered" the New World. Race festered during the... see more

As this book’s subtitle, Continuity and Change, implies, social problems are persistent, but they have also improved in... see more

This is a free, online textbook.  According to the authors, "goal in preparing this book is to provide a very basic... see more

This is a free, open textbook that is part of the Connexions collection at Rice University. According to the author,... see more

This course explores how social theories of urban life can be related to the city's architecture and spaces. It is... see more

This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle.  Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a... see more

Have you ever wondered what skills are needed to get the most out of reading social science materials? This unit looks at... see more

Do the advances in information technology equate to a new industrial revolution? The advances by IBM, Dell and many other... see more