Contemporary Sociological Theory

Contemporary Sociological Theory

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ISBN-10: 0470655666
ISBN-13: 9780470655665
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Edition: 3 - 2012

Book Description
This comprehensive collection of contemporary sociological theory is the definitive guide to current perspectives and approaches in the field, examining key topics and debates in the field.

  • Collects the most representative material available on topics such as symbolic interactionism, phenomenology, structuralism, network theory, critical theory, feminist theory, and the debates over modernity and postmodernity
  • Includes examinations of the work of Foucault, Giddens, and Bourdieu
  • A new section for this edition opens up the debate on power and inequality
  • Thematically organized