Digital Solutions

MyLab Sociology from Pearson

MyLab®  Sociology with Pearson eText is a dynamic web site that provides a wealth of resources geared to meet the diverse teaching and learning needs of today’s teachers and students. The many accessible tools found in MyLab Sociology will encourage students to read their text and help improve their learning and success in the course. MyLab Sociology delivers proven results in helping individual students succeed. 

The Pearson eText gives students access to the text whenever and wherever they can access the Internet. The eText can be viewed on PCs, Macs, and tablets, including iPad® and Android®. 

Videos support the down-to-earth approach with news footage and stories that reflect real-life Students can revisit major historical events including critical points in the Civil Rights movement and view videos through a sociological lens. 

Author Audio Clips are a new feature in which Jim further personalizes the content with chapteropening commentary on sociological concepts, photo essays, individual photos of particular significance, tables, figures, and topics. This feature gives students additional context for understanding more difficult topics, while the author’s interweaving of observations and personal experiences reinforces how sociology is part of the student’s everyday life. 

The Pearson Originals docuseries highlights stories that exemplify and humanize the concepts covered in Sociology courses. These videos illustrate a variety of social issues and current events, bringing key topics to life for students. 

Interactive Maps are based on the Social Maps Jim has created for Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach. They illustrate how social conditions vary among the states and by regions of the country. Students can click through these maps and can hover over their own state, and consider how it compares with the rest of the country