Student Support Materials for Sociology - AQA A2 Sociology Unit 3: Beliefs in Society
Written by Martin Holborn and Liz Steel, Series edited by Peter Langley
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Student Support Materials for Sociology series
Paperback • 978-0-00-741833-6 • Mar
Beliefs in Society contains the key information for this A2 Unit 3 topic, clearly laid out with examiners' notes and essential notes to help students succeed in the exam. An exam section contains two sample papers with answers at A and C grades, and detailed comments from AQA examiners on how to move up from a lower grade and secure a higher one.
About this resource
AQA A2 Unit 3 Beliefs in Society contains all the key information for this Unit 3 topic. The revision content and exam practice sections are matched to the AQA 2008 specifications and include:
• Different theories of ideology, science and religion
• Religious beliefs, social change and stability
• Religious organisations including cults, sects, denominations, churches and New Age movements
• The significance of religion in the contemporary world
• Exam practice section with sample papers and answers
• Glossary of key terms
About the Authors
Martin Holborn has authored the previous five editions of Sociology Themes and Perspectives, Sociology Themes and Perspectives Student Handbook, and several books in the Collins Student Support Materials series. He is currently editing a major new undergraduate sociology text. He is an experienced A-level teacher and examiner and Associate Lecturer in Social Sciences at The Open University.