Classical Sociological Theory / Edition 3

Classical Sociological Theory / Edition 3

by George Ritzer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072296062

ISBN-13: 9780072296068

Pub. Date: 10/08/1999

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Written by one of the foremost American authorities on sociological theory, Classical Sociological Theory gives readers a comprehensive overview of the history of classical sociological theory and the work of the major classical theorists. Key theories are integrated with biographical sketches of the lives of theorists to place readings in their

Overview

Written by one of the foremost American authorities on sociological theory, Classical Sociological Theory gives readers a comprehensive overview of the history of classical sociological theory and the work of the major classical theorists. Key theories are integrated with biographical sketches of the lives of theorists to place readings in their personal and historical context for students. The third edition has been thoroughly updated and revised to include the work of Thorstein Veblen,as well as increased coverage of new secondary sources on classical works.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072296068
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
10/08/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
576
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.84(d)

Table of Contents

Biographical and Autobiographical Sketches

Preface

Part I. Introduction to Sociological

Chapter 1. A Historical Sketch of Sociological Theory: The Early Years

Chapter 2. A Historical Sketch of Sociological Theory: The Later Years

Part II: Classical Sociological Theory

Chapter 3. Alexis de Tocqueville

Chapter 4. August Comte

Chapter 5. Herbert Spencer

Chapter 6. Karl Marx

Chapter 7. Emile Durkheim

Chapter 8. Max Weber

Chapter 9. Georg Simmel

Chapter 10. Early Women Sociologists and Classical Sociological Theory, 1830-1930

Chapter 11. W.E.B. DuBois

Chapter 12. Thorstein Veblen

Chapter 13. Joseph Schumpeter

Chapter 14. Karl Mannheim

Chapter 15. George Herbert Mead

Chapter 16. Alfred Schutz

Chapter 17. Talcott Parsons

References

Permissions Acknowlegments

IndexAcknowledgments

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