Henslin's best-selling book shares the excitement of sociology. The author's acclaimed down-to-earth approach and engaging, personal writing style highlight the sociology of everyday life. With wit, personal reflection, and illuminating examples, Henslin is able to share his passion for sociology with his readers like no other author. This book explores the major theoretical approaches to the field and incorporates a dual emphasis on micro and macro (individual and structural) sociology. For people wanting an introduction to the field of sociology.