Which sociological theory best describes your life?
Is “carpe diem” your life motto? Does your rationality rule all else? Maybe you try to escape reality at every possible turn. The Sociology Book, the latest in our award-winning Big Ideas Simply Explained series, describes more than 80 groundbreaking ideas from the key thinkers in the field, from early pioneers such as Karl Marx and Max Weber to the social visionaries of today, including Robert K. Merton and Judith Butler. Take our quiz to find out which sociological theory and chapter headline from the book best describes your life.