The Resource Studies in Social and Political Theory, Anthony Giddens

Studies in Social and Political Theory, Anthony Giddens

Label
Studies in Social and Political Theory
Title
Studies in Social and Political Theory
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Giddens
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The studies which comprise this book are essentially organized around a critical encounter with European social theory in its ''classical period'' - i.e. from the middle years of the nineteenth century until the First World War - and have the aim of working out some of the implications of that encounter for the position and prospects of the social sciences today. The issues involved relate to the following series of problems: method and epistemology; social development and transformation; the origins of ''sociology'' in nineteenth-century social theory; and the status of social science as crit
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
301
Index
no index present
LC call number
HM585
LC item number
.G449 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Routledge Library Editions: Social Theory
Series volume
volume 80
Label
Studies in Social and Political Theory, Anthony Giddens
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Introduction: some issues in the social sciences today; 1 Positivism and its critics; Max Weber on facts and values; 2 Functionalism: après la lutte; Notes on the theory of structuration; 3 Habermas''s critique of hermeneutics; 4 Hermeneutics, ethnomethodology and problems of interpretative analysis; Max Weber on interpretative sociology; 5 Marx, Weber and the development of capitalism; Marx and Weber: problems of class structure
  • 6 Four myths in the history of social thought7 Durkheim''s political sociology; 8 The ''individual'' in the writings of Emile Durkheim; Durkheim on social facts; 9 A theory of suicide; The suicide problem in French sociology; 10 ''Power'' in the writings of Talcott Parsons; Remarks on the theory of power; References; Acknowledgements; Index
Control code
ocn956389056
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (419 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317650645
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30645001
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)956389056
  • pebco1317650646

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