Sociology for the Twenty-First Century

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There are many levels of abstraction, and at each ascending level we sacrifice detail to gain a simpler, more comprehensive view of the world. Third, study of the media is a major growth area with attention to the relationship between language and nationalism, the role of mass media in shaping culture, mass communication and violence, and the effects of the Internet and cell phones on identity and social relationships. As anthropology has not until now been taught at secondary school level (except as an option within the International Baccalaureate), the British general public’s exposure to anthropology tends to be limited to museums, occasional newspaper articles, or TV programmes whose primary aim is entertainment.

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Publisher: Prentice Hall College Div; 3 Pck edition (June 2001)

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