This title provides the fast and easy way to make the grade in sociology. Written by a sociology professor, this self-teaching guide offers a brief and understandable introduction to the basics of sociology. You will learn about some of the most current, important, and hotly debated social topics, such as social class, race, gender, and stratification. "Sociology Demystified" offers a better understanding of how the social world is organized by discussing both macro- and microsociology, and comparing both sub-disciplines. The fundamental principles of doing sociological research are also covered. This book is your shortcut to mastering the fundamentals of sociology.