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By Shaun Best

ISBN-10: 0761965327

ISBN-13: 9780761965329

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`This booklet is on the market, as a beginner's consultant could be, yet with out an over-simplification of the arguments. it may end up an immensely sturdy textual content for generations of scholars to return' - John Hughes, Lancaster University

At final, a booklet that makes social concept for undergraduates a excitement to coach and examine. The e-book deals a entire evaluate of social thought from classical sociology to the current day. scholars are guided throughout 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 debts of those contributions and employs an in depth diversity of actions that motivate the reader to judge the paintings of given theorists and approaches.

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It deals teachers and scholars an awesome research source for undergraduate modules in social theory.

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