The Forest and the Trees

Sociology as Life, Practice, and Promise
Revised and Expanded Edition

Allan G. Johnson
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PB: $27.95
EAN: 978-1-59213-876-0

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EAN: 978-1-59213-875-3

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EAN: 978-1-59213-877-7

216 pages

An updated exploration of sociology as a way of thinking

About the Author(s)

Allan G. Johnson is a sociologist, writer, and public speaker. After more than thirty years of college teaching, he now devotes himself entirely to writing and to public speaking on issues of privilege and oppression. He is author of numerous books including The Blackwell Dictionary of Sociology: A User’s Guide to Sociological Language, The Gender Knot: Unraveling Our Patriarchal Legacy (Temple), and Privilege, Power, and Difference. Visit him online at