Classical Sociological Theory
by George Ritzer
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
Edition: 6 - 2010
Written by one of the foremost authorities on sociological theory, this text gives readers a comprehensive overview of the major classical theorists and schools of sociological thought. The integration of key theories with biographical sketches of theorists and the requisite historical and intellectual context helps students to better understand the original works of classical authors as well as to compare and contrast classical theories.