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George Herbert Mead on Social Psychology / Edition 3
     

George Herbert Mead on Social Psychology / Edition 3

by George Herbert Mead, Anselm Strauss
 

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ISBN-10: 0226516652

ISBN-13: 9780226516653

Pub. Date: 12/28/1964

Publisher: University of Chicago Press


One of the most brilliantly original of American pragmatists, George Herbert Mead published surprisingly few major papers and not a single book during his lifetime. Yet his influence on American sociology and social psychology since World War II has been exceedingly strong.

This volume is a revised and enlarged edition of the book formerly published under the

Overview


One of the most brilliantly original of American pragmatists, George Herbert Mead published surprisingly few major papers and not a single book during his lifetime. Yet his influence on American sociology and social psychology since World War II has been exceedingly strong.

This volume is a revised and enlarged edition of the book formerly published under the title The Social Psychology of George Herbert Mead. It contains selections from Mead's posthumous books: Mind, Self, and Society; Movements of Thought in the Nineteenth Century; The Philosophy of the Act; and The Philosophy of the Present, together with an incisive, newly revised, introductory essay by Anselm Strauss on the importance of Mead for contemporary social psychology.

"Required reading for the social scientist."—Milton L. Barron, Nation

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226516653
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
12/28/1964
Series:
Heritage of Sociology Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
1,234,609
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents


Introduction by Anselm Strauss
Part I
1. Evolution Becomes a General Idea
2. The Problem of Society—How We Become Selves
Part II
3. The Nature of Scientific Knowledge
Part III
4. Mind Approached through Behavior—Can Its Study Be Made Scientific?
Part IV
5. The Process of Mind in Nature
Part V
6. Mind
Part VI
7. Self
Part VII
8. Society
Part VIII
9. Auguste Comte
10. Cooley's Contribution to American Social Thought
11. Henri Bergson
Part IX
12. History and the Experimental Method
13. Time
14. The Objective Reality of Perspectives
Bibliography
The Writings of George H. Mead

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