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An Introduction to Sociology in Ireland
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An Introduction to Sociology in Ireland (Paperback)

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* Written in a very accessible and student-friendly style, this new edition provides the most recent statistics available

* Promotes the understanding of the nature and positioning of Irish society in relation to other societies

* Highlights the key sociological concepts & topics, with the major theoretical perspectives and methods required to produce sociological knowledge

* Provides an introduction to and discussion on key issues relevant to the 21st century

* Expanded section on Methods of Research, including information on: case studies; the internet; action reserach; and ethical considerations in research

* New analysis of: - crime in Ireland - the function of religion - women and the Irish labour market - theories of ageing

* New data regarding:

- immigration and social change in Ireland - the travelling community - suicide - demographic patterns in Ireland

Suitable for those studying FETAC, BTEC and HETAC subjects within the fields of Social Science and Health Care at levels 5 & 6

Philosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSociology Publisher: Gill Publication Date: 09/04/2009 ISBN-13: 9780717145508  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Bernadette McDonald teaches Sociology in Cavan Institute.

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