Key Concepts in Critical Social Theory

Key Concepts in Critical Social Theory

by Nick Crossley
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0761970606

ISBN-13: 9780761970606

Pub. Date: 12/23/2004

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Working from "alienation" to "the unconscious," Crossley (no affiliation given) draws together classical and contemporary notions about how we behave in society. He necessarily covers a wide variety of subjects, including body-subject, doxa, deconstruction, intersubjectivity, power, rationality, social capital, orientalism, globalization, hegemony, and those evergreen

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Working from "alienation" to "the unconscious," Crossley (no affiliation given) draws together classical and contemporary notions about how we behave in society. He necessarily covers a wide variety of subjects, including body-subject, doxa, deconstruction, intersubjectivity, power, rationality, social capital, orientalism, globalization, hegemony, and those evergreen classics, id, ego and superego. He gives resources for each entry. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761970606
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
12/23/2004
Series:
SAGE Key Concepts Series
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.83(w) x 8.27(h) x 0.74(d)

Table of Contents

Alienation
Alienation
Anomie
Body-Subject
Body-Power/Bio-Power
Capital (in the work of Pierre Bourdieu)
Citizenship
Colonization of the Lifeworld
Crisis
Cycles of Contention
Deconstruction
Discourse
Discourse Ethics
Doxa
Epistemological Break
Field
Freedom
Globalization
Habitus
Hegemony
Hexis/Body Techniques
Humanism and Anti-Humanism
Hybridity
I and Me
Id, Ego and Superego
Ideal Speech Situation
Identity (personal, social, collective and 'the politics of')
Ideology
Illusio
Imaginary, Symbolic and Real
Intersubjectivity
Knowledge Constitutive Interests
Lifeworld
Mirror Stage and the Ego
New Social Movements
Orientalism
Patriarchy
Performativity
Power
Power/Knowledge
Public Sphere
Racism(s) and Ethnicity
Rationality
Realism
Recognition (desire and struggle for)
Relationalsim (versus Substantialism)
Repertoires of Contention
Repression (Psychoanalysis)
Sex/Gender Distinction
Social Capital
Social Class
Social Constructions/Constructionism
Social Movements
Social Space I (Bourdieu)
Social Space II (Networks)
Symbolic Power/Symbolic Violence
System and Lifeworld
Unconscious (The)

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