The Social Structure of Right and Wrong, Revised Edition / Edition 2

The Social Structure of Right and Wrong, Revised Edition / Edition 2

by Donald Black
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0121028038

ISBN-13: 9780121028039

Pub. Date: 12/01/1997

Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

This revised paperback edition features a new prologue and updated citation. The book extends the theoretical approach of Black's classic Behavior of Law (1976) to a dramatically larger universe: the handling of conflict across societies and history. It also introduces and illustrates Black's "pure sociology," a new theoretical paradigm applicable to human behavior of

Overview

This revised paperback edition features a new prologue and updated citation. The book extends the theoretical approach of Black's classic Behavior of Law (1976) to a dramatically larger universe: the handling of conflict across societies and history. It also introduces and illustrates Black's "pure sociology," a new theoretical paradigm applicable to human behavior of every kind.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780121028039
Publisher:
Emerald Group Publishing
Publication date:
12/01/1997
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
254
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.53(d)

Table of Contents

Social Control as a Dependent Variable. Crime as Social Control. Compensation and the Social Structure of Misfortune. Social Control of the Self. The Elementary Forms of Conflict Management. Toward a Theory of the Third Party (with M.P. Baumgartner). Taking Sides. Making Enemies. Appendix: A Strategy of Pure Sociology. References. Author Index. Subject Index.

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