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General Reading List: Free, Online Books

Module by: Ruth Dunn. E-mail the author

Summary: Minority Studies: A Brief Sociological Text is a very, very brief textbook suitable for use as a supplemental or stand-alone text in a college-level minority studies Sociology course. Any instructor who would choose to use this as a stand-alone textbook would need to supply a large amount of statistical data and other pertinent and extraneous Sociological material in order to "flesh-out" fully this course. Each module/unit of Minority Studies: A Brief Sociological Text contains the text, course objectives, a study guide, key terms and concepts, a lecture outline, assignments, and a reading list.

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Jane Addams: My Twenty Years at Hull House http://xroads.virginia.edu/~HYPER/ADDAMS/title.html

Edward Bellamy: Looking Backwards http://xroads.virginia.edu/~HYPER/BELLAMY/front.html

Charles Horton Cooley: Human Nature and the Social Order http://ia340917.us.archive.org/0/items/humannaturesocia00cooluoft/humannaturesocia00cooluoft.pdf

W.E.B. DuBois: The Negro http://www.gutenberg.org/files/15359/15359-h/15359-h.htm

W.E.B. DuBois: The Souls of Black Folk http://etext.virginia.edu/toc/modeng/public/DubSoul.html

W.E.B. DuBois: Darkwater: Voices from within the Veil http://www.gutenberg.org/files/15210/15210-h/15210-h.htm

Charlotte Perkins Gilman: Women and Economics http://digital.library.upenn.edu/women/gilman/economics/economics.html

Charlotte Perkins Gilman: The Yellow Wallpaper http://www.gutenberg.org/dirs/etext99/ylwlp10.txt

Emma Goldman: Anarchism and Other Essays http://xroads.virginia.edu/~HYPER/Goldman/front.html

Karl Marx http://www.marxists.org/

Upton Sinclair: The Jungle http://xroads.virginia.edu/~HYPER/SINCLAIR/front.html

W.I. Thomas: Sex and Society http://www.gutenberg.org/files/15015/15015-h/15015-h.htm

Sojourner Truth: The Narrative of Sojourner Truth http://xroads.virginia.edu/~HYPER/TRUTH/cover.html

Thorstein Veblen: The Theory of the Leisure Class http://xroads.virginia.edu/~hyper/veblen/veblenhp.html

Booker T. Washington: Up From Slavery http://xroads.virginia.edu/~HYPER/WASHINGTON/cover.html

Max Weber: The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism http://xroads.virginia.edu/~hyper/weber/header.html

WPA: American Slave Narratives: An OnLine Anthology http://xroads.virginia.edu/~HYPER/wpa/wpahome.html

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