Fifty Key Sociologists

Fifty Key Sociologists

by John Scott
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415352568

ISBN-13: 9780415352567

Pub. Date: 10/19/2006

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Fifty Key Sociologists: The Contemporary Theorists covers the life, work, ideas and impact of some of the most important thinkers in this discipline.

Concentrating on figures writing predominantly in the second half of the twentieth century, such as Zygmunt Bauman, Pierre Bourdieu, Judith Butler, Michel Foucault and Claude Lévi-Strauss, each

Overview

Fifty Key Sociologists: The Contemporary Theorists covers the life, work, ideas and impact of some of the most important thinkers in this discipline.

Concentrating on figures writing predominantly in the second half of the twentieth century, such as Zygmunt Bauman, Pierre Bourdieu, Judith Butler, Michel Foucault and Claude Lévi-Strauss, each entry includes:

  • full cross-referencing
  • a further reading section
  • biographical data
  • key works and ideas
  • critical assessment.

Clearly presented in an easy-to-navigate A–Z format, this accessible reference guide is ideal for undergraduate and postgraduate students of sociology, cultural studies and general studies, as well as other readers interested in this fascinating field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415352567
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/19/2006
Series:
Routledge Key Guides Series
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. Fifty Key Sociologists: The Contemporary Thinkers. About the Contributors

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