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Classical and Contemporary Social Theory: Investigation and Application / Edition 1
     

Classical and Contemporary Social Theory: Investigation and Application / Edition 1

by Tim Delaney
 

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ISBN-10: 0205254160

ISBN-13: 9780205254163

Pub. Date: 08/20/2013

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Classical and Contemporary Social Theory: Investigation and Application, 1/e, is the most comprehensive, informative social theory book on the market. The title covers multiple schools of thought and applies their ideas to society today. Readers will learn the origins of social theory and understand the role of myriad social revolutions that shaped the

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Classical and Contemporary Social Theory: Investigation and Application, 1/e, is the most comprehensive, informative social theory book on the market. The title covers multiple schools of thought and applies their ideas to society today. Readers will learn the origins of social theory and understand the role of myriad social revolutions that shaped the course of societies around the world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205254163
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/20/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Part I The Classical Period of Sociological Theory

1. The Early Roots of Sociological Theory

2. Karl Marx

3. Emile Durkheim

4. Georg Simmel

5. Max Weber

6. Contributions from Women to Classical Social Theory

7. George Herbert Mead

Part II The Contemporary Period of Sociological Theory

8. Structural Functionalism and Neofunctionalism

9. Conflict Theory

10. Symbolic Interactionism

11. Social Exchange Theory and Network Analysis

12. Ethnomethodology and Phenomenology

13. Feminist Theory

14. Critical Theory

15. Modern and Postmodern Theories

Part III Consistent and Significant Themes in Sociological Theory

16. Five Centuries of Social Theory

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