The Resource Human agents and social structures, edited by Peter J. Martin and Alex Dennis

Human agents and social structures, edited by Peter J. Martin and Alex Dennis

Label
Human agents and social structures
Title
Human agents and social structures
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter J. Martin and Alex Dennis
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The structure/agency debate has been among the central issues in discussions of social theory. This book is not intended as an even-handed review of the debate, but as a deliberately polemical intervention which aims to highlight some of the ways in which its central terms have been misconceived
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
301
Index
index present
LC call number
HM706
LC item number
.H86 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Human agents and social structures, edited by Peter J. Martin and Alex Dennis
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 166-179) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Structure and agency as the products of dynamic social processes :
  • Marx and modern social theory
  • Alex Dennis
  • Recent social theorists.
  • The two Habermases
  • Anthony King
  • Pierre Bourdieu :
  • from the model of reality to the reality of the model
  • Richard Jenkins
  • The production and reproduction of social order :
  • General issues.
  • is structuration a solution?
  • Wes Sharrock
  • On the reception of Foucault
  • Allison Cavanagh and Alex Dennis
  • After the debate.
  • Beyond social structure
  • Richard Jenkins
  • Two kinds of social theory :
  • the myth and reality of social existence
  • Anthony King
  • Introduction :
  • the opposition of structure and agency
  • Peter J. Martin and Alex Dennis
  • The structure problem in the context of structure and agency controversies
  • Wes Sharrock and Graham Button
  • On the retreat from collective concepts in sociology
  • Peter J. Martin
Control code
ocn767689022
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 183 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780719095191
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36807886
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)767689022
  • pebc0719095190
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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