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Current Perspectives in Social Theory

A Research Annual (Current Perspectives in Social Theory)

by John Wilson

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by JAI Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Sociological Theory,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11298188M
    ISBN 100892327138
    ISBN 109780892327133

    The title of this book Perspectives in Social Contract Theory is appropriate because it is a collection of different approaches to the social contract tradition. This is a rich and long tradition that stretches as far back as Thomas Hobbes, which he developed in a number of his works in political philosophy Social theory by definition is used to make distinctions and generalizations among different types of societies, and to analyze modernity as it has emerged in the past few centuries.: 10 Social theory as it is recognized today emerged in the 20th century as a distinct discipline, and was largely equated with an attitude of critical thinking and the desire for knowledge through a posteriori.

    Current Perspectives in Social Theory, Vol Volume 16 (Current Perspectives in Social Theory) (Current Perspectives in Social Theory) by Jennifer M. Lehmann (Editor), Ben Agger (Editor) Hardcover, Pages, Published ISBN / ISBN / This is the 16th volume in the series discussing a variety of topics in the field of Pages: Jennifer M. Lehmann has written: 'Globalization Between the Cold War and Neo-Imperialism, Volume 24 (Current Perspectives in Social Theory)' 'Current Perspectives in Social Theory' 'Social Theory.

    As such, this compilation presents approaches for bridging the theory-practice gap. Following this, the authors focus on pharmacists’ role in oncology, and the current challenges and perspectives of pharmacist in oncology settings. Perspectives on Deviance and Social Control provides a sociological examination of deviance and social control in d from the same author team’s successful text/reader version, this concise and student-friendly resource uses sociological theories to illuminate a variety of issues related to deviant behavior and societal reactions to deviance.


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