Shaun Best's A Beginner's Guide to Social Theory (Theory, Culture & PDF

By Shaun Best

`This booklet is on the market, as a beginner's consultant can be, yet with out an over-simplification of the arguments. it's going to turn out an immensely sturdy textual content for generations of scholars to come back' - John Hughes, Lancaster University

At final, a ebook that makes social idea for undergraduates a excitement to coach and examine. The booklet bargains a complete evaluate of social conception from classical sociology to the current day. scholars are guided during the paintings of Durkheim, Marx and Weber, functionalism, motion views, feminism, postmodernism and modern thinkers like Anthony Giddens, Michel Foucault, J[um]urgen Habermas, Frederic Jameson, Judith Butler, Gilles Deluze, Manuel Castells, Luce Irigary, Naomi Woolf and Camille Paglia. The e-book provides transparent bills of those contributions and employs an intensive variety of actions that inspire the reader to guage the paintings of given theorists and approaches.

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It deals academics and scholars an incredible learn source for undergraduate modules in social theory.

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