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Contemporary social and sociological theory 1 edition

Contemporary social and sociological theory
Kenneth Allan

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Contemporary social and sociological theory
visualizing social worlds
2nd ed.
Kenneth Allan

Published 2011 by SAGE in Los Angeles .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

In the beginning there was modernity
Defining moments in twentieth-century theory : Talcott Parsons and the Frankfurt School
Symbolic interaction : Herbert Blumer (1900-1987)
Organizing ordinary life : Harold Garfinkel (1917- )
Performing the self : Erving Goffman (1922-1982)
Social exchanges : George Homans, Peter Blau, and Randall Collins
Structures of racial and gender inequality : William Julius Wilson and Janet Saltzman Chafetz
Structuring class : Pierre Bourdieu (1960-2002)
Global capitalism : Immanuel Wallerstein (1930- )
The network society : Manuel Castells (1942- )
Modernity and reason : Jürgen Habermas (1929- )
Runaway modernity : Anthony Giddens (1938- )
Defining the possible and impossible : Michel Foucault (1926-1984)
The end of everything : Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007)
Racial wounds and the niggerization of America : Cornel West (1953- )
Text, power, and women : Dorothy E. Smith (1926- )
Embodying sex : Judith Butler (1956- ).

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
301.01
Library of Congress
HM585 .A52 2011

The Physical Object

Pagination
xx, 437 p. :
Number of pages
437

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24383293M
ISBN 10
1412978203
ISBN 13
9781412978200
LC Control Number
2010005108
OCLC/WorldCat
519834132

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