|Anderson, Heine / Kaspersen, Lars Bo (eds.)|
Classical and Modern Social Theory
1. Edition July 2000
2000. 544 Pages, Hardcover
ISBN 978-0-631-21287-4 - John Wiley & Sons
Also available as Softcover.
Classical and Modern Social Theory is comprehensive introduction to the field, covering a wide historical range of thinkers, from the classical to the postmodernist, as well as key themes in social theory and a guide to the major debates. Designed for students with little or no background in social theory, this single volume covering both classic and contemporary theory introduces the basic concepts at the center of social theory in accessible language and provides readers with a useful reference source to the field.
From the contents
Table of Contents.
List of Contributors.
1. Introduction: Classical and Modern Social Theory: William Outhwaite.
Part I: Classical Social Theories.
Part II: Modern Social Theories.
Part III: Contemporary Challenges to Classical and Modern Social Theory.