Published July 15, 2007
by Continuum International Publishing Group .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||224|
The Future of Social Theory. Stephen Turner. Graduate Research Professor. University of South Florida, USA. Search for more papers by this author Search for more papers by this author. Book Editor(s): Professor Bryan S. Turner. Professor. Alona Evans Distinguished Professor of Sociology, Wellesley College Boston, USA. Search for more papers Cited by: 8. Peeter Selg, The Politics of Theory and the Constitution of Meaning, Sociological Theory, /, 31, 1, (), (). Crossref The New Blackwell Companion to Social TheoryCited by: 8. Get this from a library! The future of social theory. [Nicholas Gane] -- This title brings together interviews with the world's leading social theorists on what society means today. The topics covered include: liquid modernization and the individualization of the society;. He has published more than 50 books and articles on various issues related to philosophy, religion, sociology and Social Theory. His latest book is entitled Reimagining Malcolm X: Street Thinker Versus Homo Academicus (University Press of America, ).Price: $
The Future of Social Theory brings together new interviews with the world's leading social theorists on what society means today: Zygmunt Bauman, John Urry, Saska Sassen, Bruno Latour, Scott Lash, Nikolas Rose, Judith Butler and Francoise Verges. The present volume does not allow full treatment of all aspects of a social capital theory. The immediate future of such a theory depends on continuing refinement of both the theory itself and measurements of the concepts : Nan Lin. Delanty argues that a critical theory perspective can offer much-needed insights into the pressing socio-political challenges of our time. In this volume, he advances the need to reconnect social theory and social research and to return to the foundational concerns of critical social theory. Delanty engages with the key topics facing critical social theorists: capitalism, cosmopolitanism, modernity, the . The contributions to this volume capture the thrill of current work on social influence, as well as providing a tutorial on the scientific and technical aspects of this research. The volume teaches the student to: Learn how to conduct lab, field and case research on social influence through example by leading researchers Find out about the latest discoveries including the status of research on 5/5(1).
Sociological Futures aims to be a flagship for new and innovative theories, methods and approaches to sociological issues and debates and ‘the social’ in the 21st century. This series of monographs and edited collections was inspired by vibrant wealth of BSA symposia on a wide variety of sociological themes. This book is an integral contribution to social science collections and should be read by all interested in the future of the social sciences. PDF | On Jan 1, , Barbra Teater published Social Work Theories | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate. Trying to understand how the world looks through the eyes of individuals and groups and how it shapes the ways they think and act is something social workers do all the time. It is what social theorists do too. This book identifies and explains in a highly accessible manner the absolute value of social theory for social work.