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Burke, Peter - Social History of Knowledge, ebook

Social History of Knowledge

Burke, Peter

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The book opens with an assessment of different sociologies of knowledge from Mannheim to Foucault and beyond, and goes on to discuss intellectuals as a social group and the social institutions (especially universities and academies) which encouraged or discouraged

Bivins, Roberta - Medicine, Madness and Social History, ebook

Medicine, Madness and Social History

Bivins, Roberta


The Science of History and the Politics of Science
3. Porter versus Foucault on the ‘Birth of the Clinic’
Adrian Wilson
4. The ‘New History’ of the Enlightenment: An Essay in the Social

Stolleis, Michael - History of Social Law in Germany, ebook

History of Social Law in Germany

Stolleis, Michael


Social Protection in the Middle Ages and in the Early Modern State: Alms, Poor Relief [Armenpolizei], Care, Social Help
Michael Stolleis
3. III. Social Policy in the Empire: The Insurance Solution
Michael Stolleis

Jung, Dietrich - Muslim History and Social Theory, ebook

Muslim History and Social Theory

Jung, Dietrich


Table of contents
1. Remaining Modern: An Introduction
Dietrich Jung
2. Multiple, Entangled, and Successive Modernities: Putting Modernity in the Plural
Dietrich Jung
3. Functional Differentiation, Theories of Emergence, and World Society:…