AS Sociology

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Author: Rob Webb,Hal Westergaard

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007172702

Category: Sociology

Page: 128

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Instant revision notes for AS, with self-check questions and grade-boosting tutorials in a handy A5-sized book. Written by Chief Examiners and experienced teachers who know what students need for that final -- instant -- check Ready made revision notes cover the whole of the AS course and cut down on revision time. Self check questions at every stage ensure revision is active and effective. Grade-boosting tutorials from the examiner provide expert advice on how to answer exam questions and what pitfalls to avoid.

A Level Sociology

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Author: Stephen Moore

Publisher: Letts & Londsale

ISBN: 9781857582345

Category: Sociology

Page: 346

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This sociology studies text which is one of a series providing back-up to A and AS-Level courses. Features include study checklists based on the syllabus of each examining body, guidance on studying, revising, coursework and exam preparation. There is also a test run section at the end of the text, with a quiz, progress analysis and complete mock exam with suggested answers.

Key Ideas in Sociology

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Author: Martin Slattery

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780748765652

Category: Social Science

Page: 295

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Key Ideas in Sociology provides a tour d'horizon of the great sociological thinkers of the last two centuries -- their lives, their main ideas, and their influence on further thinking and practice in sociology. Fifty key thinkers in sociology are represented, both to give a sense of history to the development of the discipline and to exemplify the range of issues that have been covered. Each essay concludes with an annotated Suggested Readings list, and a General Bibliography is also provided.

An Introduction to Sociology

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Author: Ken Browne

Publisher: Polity

ISBN: 0745632580

Category: Social Science

Page: 470

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Thoroughly revised and fully updated, An Introduction to Sociology gives concise yet comprehensive coverage of all the topics specified by the GCSE examining boards. The second edition was described by the AQA′s Chief Examiner for GCSE Sociology as establishing ′the standard for textbooks at this level′ – this new edition builds on the book′s existing achievements. New material is found throughout the book, including substantive new sections on gender, identity, citizenship, education, new social movements, poverty and the welfare state, religion, the mass media, work and leisure, and population. The book has been carefully designed to support and extend students′ learning. Each chapter begins with a summary of the key issues to be covered, and goes on to highlight important terms, which are then explained in a clear glossary. Summaries at the end of each chapter, a lively range of new activities and discussion points, the use of websites, as well as helpful suggestions for coursework, all add to the book′s value as a learning and teaching resource. Student–friendly cartoons, tables, diagrams, and photographs – and the re–designed internal lay–out – also enliven the text, making sociology seem exciting and relevant to students of all interests and abilities. The new edition of this highly successful textbook will prove invaluable to anyone taking an introductory sociology course, especially at GCSE and related levels. Students taking AS and A–level – as well as Access, nursing, and health and social care courses – will also find the book provides an easy and fun introduction to studying sociology.

Advanced Sociology Through Diagrams

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Author: Tony Lawson,Marsha Jones,Ruth Moores

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780199134090

Category: A-level examinations

Page: 246

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All the material students need for success in Sociology A Level is presented in diagrammatic form, annotated with concise notes. The clear black and white presentation means that students can make their own notes on the page and highlight important sections.The book also provides example answers on revision planning and techniques.

Succeed at A2 Sociology

The Complete Revision Guide for the Aqa Specification

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Author: Rob Webb,Keith Trobe

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780954007980

Category:

Page: 128

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Key features included in this book are easy to use summaries of what you need to know, special sections on 'methods in context', top tips on how to boost your grades, practice questions with advice on how to answer them, and examples of top-mark answers to show you how it's done.

Drive

The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

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Author: Daniel H. Pink

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101524381

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 272

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Forget everything you thought you knew about how to motivate people—at work, at school, at home. It's wrong. As Daniel H. Pink (author of To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Motivating Others) explains in his paradigm-shattering book Drive, the secret to high performance and satisfaction in today's world is the deeply human need to direct our own lives, to learn and create new things, and to do better by ourselves and our world. Drawing on four decades of scientific research on human motivation, Pink exposes the mismatch between what science knows and what business does—and how that affects every aspect of our lives. He demonstrates that while the old-fashioned carrot-and-stick approach worked successfully in the 20th century, it's precisely the wrong way to motivate people for today's challenges. In Drive, he reveals the three elements of true motivation: *Autonomy—the desire to direct our own lives *Mastery—the urge to get better and better at something that matters *Purpose—the yearning to do what we do in the service of something larger than ourselves Along the way, he takes us to companies that are enlisting new approaches to motivation and introduces us to the scientists and entrepreneurs who are pointing a bold way forward. Drive is bursting with big ideas—the rare book that will change how you think and transform how you live.

AQA Psychology for A Level Year 2 Revision Guide

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Author: Cara Flanagan,Michael Griffin (Psychology teacher),Mike Griffin,Jo Haycock,Rob Liddle,Arwa Mohamedbhai

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781908682451

Category: A-level examinations

Page: 255

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AQA A-Level Sociology -- Student

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Author: Dave Aiken,Steve Chapman,Martin Holborn

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 9780007597475

Category: Education

Page: 352

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This 4th edition of Collins' respected AQA A-level Sociology series is updated for the 215 AQA Sociology specifications. Covering AS and Year 1 of A-level, it will help students master the knowledge and skills they need to excel in their study and engage with contemporary society. This Student Book has been entered into the AQA approval process. This textbook has been revised by our team of expert authors, who are practicing sociologists, teachers, and HE experts. It includes full coverage of Education with Methods in Context; Culture and Identity; Families and Households; Health; and Work, Poverty and Welfare. Tried and tested content works alongside new features to ensure that students: * Understand essential theories and perspectives with up-to-date explanations and key concepts defined on the page * Engage with the latest research with in-depth explorations of new and classic research studies and accompanying questions * Develop proficiency in critical analysis with up-to-date case studies and questions focused on analysis and evaluation * Acquire strong research skills with practical tasks that actively involve students in the research process * Reflect and evaluate with prompt questions integrated into the explanation * Assess progress and apply learning with extensive practice questions for every topic, including both short answer and extended writing

AQA a Level Sociology Crime and Deviance with Theory and Methods

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Author: Steve Chapman,Nichola McConnell,Judith Copeland

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780008221645

Category:

Page: 128

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Exam Board: AQA Level & Subject: A-level Sociology First teaching: September 2015 First exams: June 2017 Collins Student Support Materials provide an essential course companion and revision aid. Written by experienced teachers and senior examiners, each book covers the 2015 AQA specification and prepares students for examination success. AQA A-level Crime and Deviance with Theory and Methods contains all the key information for these AQA A-level topics: * 4.3.1 Crime and Deviance * 4.3.2 Theory and Methods. Examiners' tips throughout suggest how students can improve their exam performance. Detailed exam guidance, practice questions and sample answers are provided for each of the following: * A-level Paper 3 * A-level Paper 1 Question 6. To cover A-level topic 4.1.3 Theory and Methods in full, students will also need to refer to Collins Student Support Materials for AQA A-level Sociology: Education (ISBN 9780008221638).

AQA A-Level Sociology Themes and Perspectives

Year 1 and AS

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Author: MIKE. HOLBORN HARALAMBOS (MARTIN.),Michael Haralambos,Martin Holborn

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780008242770

Category:

Page: 386

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The most up-to-date coverage and the most in-depth exam support for AQA A-level Sociology, from the bestselling authors of Sociology: Themes and Perspectives. Exam Board: AQA Level & Subject: AS and A Level Sociology (7191, 7192) First teaching: September 2015 First exams: June 2017 This Student Book provides in-depth coverage of AQA's 2015 specifications, with chapters on Education, Research methods, Methods in context and Families and households. -The clear, easy to navigate structure is precisely mapped to the AQA specification, with chapters offering the depth, detail and clarity that students need to analyse and evaluate at the highest levels. -Support the full range of learners. Regular Summary' and Key Terms' boxes recap the main points and terminology for each section to consolidate understanding. -Detailed evaluation throughout stretches those aiming for the highest grades. In Now and Then' features, the authors of groundbreaking sociological studies re-evaluate their own work in their own words, helping students assess its relevance to contemporary society. -Build the skills required for exam success with AS and A-level exam practice questions for each topic, supported by sample responses at different levels for each question and examiner guidance drawn from the findings of the first AS and A-level exams. -Up-to-date: each Student Book covers the latest research, theoretical developments and studies, as well as government policy. Contemporary issues' features present up-to-date case studies, articles and data with questions asking students to apply sociological ideas to contemporary society. -Visually engaging: photographs with captions and activities draw students into topics, while panels from Sociology in Pictures give them a memorable snapshot of key methods and studies.

Cambridge International AS and A Level Travel and Tourism

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Author: John D. Smith,Sue Stewart

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1107664721

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 288

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Cambridge International AS and A Level Travel and Tourism offers comprehensive coverage with an international perspective and in-depth analysis of all topics. There are free online resources available containing a wide range of international case studies. - See more at: http://education.cambridge.org/eu/subject/business-and-economics/cambridge-international-as-and-a-level-travel-and-tourism#sthash.ShgL36lw.dpuf.

Foundations of Psychology

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Author: Nicky Hayes

Publisher: Cengage Learning EMEA

ISBN: 9781861525895

Category: Psychology

Page: 897

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Foundations of Psychology is a comprehensive introduction to psychology for students working at an advanced level. The text has been revised and updated for its third edition.

Sociology for AS Level

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Author: Stephen Moore,Dave Aiken,Steve Chapman

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007113149

Category: Sociology

Page: 218

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A new and accessible textbook designed to meet the specific requirements of AS Level Social Students, written by practising teachers and examiners. The book is divided into eight units: The individual and society Families and huseholds Education Wealth, welfare and poverty The mass media Health Research methods Preparing for the AS exam Each unit is divided into a number of topics, organised in a consistent and easy-to-follow format. Each topic contains text to develop knowledge, but also equal amounts of activities and suggestions for research to develop the subject-specific and 'key' skills needed.

Psychology in Focus

A2 level

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Author: David Rice

Publisher: Longman

ISBN: 9781902796338

Category: Psychology

Page: 576

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A complete package for AQA Psychology Specification A. Comprehensive coverage of AQA Specification A at A2 Level Excellent for mixed-ability classes

AQA A-level Law for Year 1/AS

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Author: Jacqueline Martin,Nicholas Price

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1510401377

Category: Law

Page: 352

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This title has been approved by AQA Accurately cover the breadth of content in the new 2017 AQA A-level specification with this textbook written by leading Law authors, Jacqueline Martin and Nicholas Price. This engaging and accessible textbook provides coverage of the new AQA A-level Law specification and features authoritative and up-to-date material on the important changes to the law. - Book 1 covers all mandatory units for AS-level and for year 1 of a two-year course. - Important, up-to-date and interesting cases and scenarios highlight key points. - Discussion and activity tasks increase your understanding of more difficult concepts. - Practice questions and 'check your understanding' questions to help you prepare for your exams. Authors: - Jacqueline Martin LLM has ten years' experience as a practising barrister and has taught law at all levels. - Nicholas Price is an experienced teacher of Law and an A-Level Law textbook author.