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By Shaun Best

ISBN-10: 0761965327

ISBN-13: 9780761965329

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ISBN-13: 9780761965336

`This e-book is out there, as a beginner's advisor may 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 e-book that makes social concept for undergraduates a excitement to educate and research. The booklet deals a accomplished evaluate of social concept from classical sociology to the current day. scholars are guided in the course of 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 publication offers transparent money owed 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 a great learn source for undergraduate modules in social theory.

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