Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies

This text takes a unique approach to the introductory course by taking a comparative, historical and evolutionary perspective on human societies. The comparative-historical approach broadens allows students to really understand how societies work and is ideal for instructors who wish to provide their introductory students with an intellectually sophisticated text that presents sociology as a comparative science of society. The new edition features a streamlined organization and thorough updating of topics and statistical data.