Login

Search "Social Theory"

Heilbron, Johan - The Rise of Social Theory, ebook

The Rise of Social Theory

Heilbron, Johan

From 66,95€

This book is a detailed and wide-ranging account of the birth of social theory as a distinctive and modern intellectual genre, providing a brilliant account of the "pre-history" of sociology and a vivid portrayal of intellectual culture between the Enlightenment

Giddens, Anthony - Social Theory and Modern Sociology, ebook

Social Theory and Modern Sociology

Giddens, Anthony

52,10€

In this book Anthony Giddens addresses a range of issues concerning current developments in social theory, relating them to the prospects for sociology in the closing decades of the twentieth century.
Composed of closely integrated papers, all written

Offer, John - Herbert Spencer and Social Theory, ebook

Herbert Spencer and Social Theory

Offer, John

124,40€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
John Offer
2. Early Spencer: Influences and Ideas
John Offer
3. Middle Spencer: Towards a Tapestry of the World
John Offer
4. Later Spencer: Crafting the Principles of Sociology, and Losing Hold
John Offer
5. Evolution and Mind
John Offer
6. Mind and

Dépelteau, François - Norbert Elias and Social Theory, ebook

Norbert Elias and Social Theory

Dépelteau, François

110,60€

Past and Present in Sociological Theory: Some Similarities and Differences between Émile Durkheim and Norbert Elias
Enio Passiani
9. Norbert Elias and Émile Durkheim: Seeds of a Historical Sociology of Knowledge
Hector Vera
10. Irony as Vocation:

Dingley, James - Nationalism, Social Theory and Durkheim, ebook

Nationalism, Social Theory and Durkheim

Dingley, James

124,40€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
James Dingley
2. Durkheim, Sociology and Contemporary France
James Dingley
3. Nations and Nationalism
James Dingley
4. The Sociology of Emile Durkheim and Nationalism
James Dingley
5.…

Davis, Lennard - Disability and Social Theory, ebook

Disability and Social Theory

Davis, Lennard

34,55€

Table of contents
1. Introducing Disability and Social Theory
Dan Goodley, Bill Hughes, Lennard Davis
Part I. Cultures
2. Civilising Modernity and the Ontological Invalidation of Disabled People
Bill Hughes
3. Commodifying Autism: The Cultural Contexts of ‘Disability’ in the Academy
Rebecca Mallett,