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Norbert Elias and Modern Sociology

Norbert Elias and Modern Sociology

Knowledge, Interdependence, Power, Process

  • Author: Eric Dunning,Jason Hughes
  • Publisher: A&C Black
  • ISBN: 178093226X
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Page: 239
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This book endeavours to bring the sociology of Elias to a new and wider audience through offering accessible explanations of some of his key ideas.

Fifty Key Sociologists: The Formative Theorists

Fifty Key Sociologists: The Formative Theorists

  • Author: John Scott
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1134262183
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 240
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Covering the life, work, ideas and impact of some of the most significant thinkers in sociology, Fifty Key Sociologists: The Formative Theorists concentrates on figures in the field writing principally in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Including entries on Jane Addams, Theodor Adorno, George Lukács, Max Weber and Pitrim Sorokin, this practical text: is presented in an accessible A–Z format for maximum ease-of-use provides full cross-referencing and a further reading section for each entry, in order to allow the reader to broaden their understanding of the area includes biographical data for each of the figures covered. Presenting the key works and ideas of each sociologist featured, as well as providing some critical assessment of their work, this is an ideal reference guide for undergraduate and postgraduate students of sociology, cultural studies and general studies, as well as other readers interested in this important field.

Sigmund Freud

Sigmund Freud

  • Author: Robert Bocock
  • Publisher: Chichester : E. Horwood ; London ; New York : Tavistock Publications
  • ISBN: 9780853125808
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 145
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Robert Bocock demonstrates Freud's central relevance to sociological discussions about gender, sexuality, the family, religion, ideology and symbolism, deviance, political authority and language and examines the considerable influence that Freud's theories have had upon major sociological schools.

Fifty Key Sociologists: The Contemporary Theorists

Fifty Key Sociologists: The Contemporary Theorists

  • Author: John Scott
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1134262264
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 228
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Fifty Key Sociologists: The Contemporary Theorists covers the life, work, ideas and impact of some of the most important thinkers in this discipline. Concentrating on figures writing predominantly in the second half of the twentieth century, such as Zygmunt Bauman, Pierre Bourdieu, Judith Butler, Michel Foucault and Claude Lévi-Strauss, each entry includes: full cross-referencing a further reading section biographical data key works and ideas critical assessment. Clearly presented in an easy-to-navigate A–Z format, this accessible reference guide is ideal for undergraduate and postgraduate students of sociology, cultural studies and general studies, as well as other readers interested in this fascinating field.

Key Sociological Thinkers

Key Sociological Thinkers

  • Author: Rob Stones
  • Publisher: Palgrave
  • ISBN: 1349931667
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 478
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This is a stimulating guide to the lives, works and legacies of 24 of the most influential thinkers in sociology. The book gives a clear and contextualized introduction to classical and contemporary theory, illuminating complex ideas with examples from the everyday world. It continues to be an essential text for all students of sociological theory.

Key Problems of Sociological Theory

Key Problems of Sociological Theory

  • Author: John Rex
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1134685890
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 204
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First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Fifty Key Thinkers on Religion

Fifty Key Thinkers on Religion

  • Author: Gary Kessler
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1136662413
  • Category: BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Page: 256
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Fifty Key Thinkers on Religion is an accessible guide to the most important and widely studied theorists on religion of the last 300 years. Arranged chronologically, the book explores the lives, works and ideas of key writers across a truly interdisciplinary range, from sociologists to psychologists. Thinkers covered include: Friedrich Nietzsche James Frazer Sigmund Freud Emile Durkheim Ludwig Wittgenstein Mary Douglas Talal Asad Søren Kierkegaard Providing an indispensable one volume map of our understanding of religion in the west, the book is fully cross-referenced throughout and provides authoritative guides to important primary and secondary texts for students wishing to take their studies further.

Theory and Practice in Sociology

Theory and Practice in Sociology

  • Author: Ian Marsh
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1317904842
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 336
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Theory and Practise in Sociology provide's students with a comprehensive, clear and accessible introduction to the main methods of research and the main theoretical approaches in sociology, and help's them examine the relationship between methods and theory.

The Routledge Handbook of Psychoanalysis in the Social Sciences and Humanities

The Routledge Handbook of Psychoanalysis in the Social Sciences and Humanities

  • Author: Anthony Elliott,Jeffrey Prager
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1317308190
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 478
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The Routledge Handbook of Psychoanalysis in the Social Sciences and Humanities provides a comprehensive, critical overview of the historical, theoretical and applied forms of psychoanalytical criticism. This path-breaking Handbook offers students new ways of understanding the powers and limits of psychoanalysis, and of the social, cultural and political possibilities of psychoanalytic critique. The book offers students and professionals clear and concise chapters on the development of psychoanalysis, introducing key theories that have influenced debates over the psyche, desire and emotion in the social sciences and humanities. There are substantive chapters on classical Freudian theory, Kleinian and Bionian theory, object-relations psychoanalysis, Lacanian and post-Lacanian approaches, feminist psychoanalysis, as well as postmodern trends in psychoanalysis. There is a strong emphasis on interdisciplinary approaches to psychoanalytic critique, with contributions drawing from developments in sociology, politics, history, cultural studies, women’s studies and architecture.

Books in Print

Books in Print

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  • Category: American literature
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