This brief and economical reader, edited by Jim Henslin, is specifically designed to be used as a companion to Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, 8th edition.Each reading has been selected by Jim Henslin to reflect major themes, key concepts, and overall approach of Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, 8/e. Provides a fast and convenient way to incorporate readings into an introductory sociology course. One reading per text chapter, including a selection to accompany the online chapter, The Sociology of Human Sexuality. Can be purchased separately or valued packed with Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach, 8/e for $5. The instructors manual provides discussion questions and other teaching suggestions.