Social Theory Twenty Introductory Lectures

ISBN-10: 0521690889

ISBN-13: 9780521690881

Edition: 2009

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Book details

List price: $77.95
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 7/9/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 618
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.222
Language: English

Introduction
What is theory?
The classical attempt at synthesis: Talcott Parsons
Parsons on the road to normativist functionalism
Parsons and the elaboration of normativist functionalism
Neo-utilitarianism
Interpretive approaches (1): symbolic interactionism
Interpretive approaches (2): ethnomethodology
Conflict sociology and conflict theory
Habermas and critical theory
Habermas' 'theory of communicative action'
Niklas Luhmann's radicalization of functionalism
Anthony Giddens' theory of structuration and the new British sociology of power
The renewal of Parsonianism and modernization theory
Structuralism and poststructuralism
Between structuralism and theory of practice the cultural sociology of Pierre Bourdieu
French anti-structuralists (Cornelius Castoriadis, Alain Touraine and Paul Ricoeur)
Feminist social theories
A crisis of modernity? New diagnoses (Ulrich Beck, Zygmunt Bauman, Robert Bellah, and the debate between liberals and communitarians)
Neopragmatism
How things stand
Bibliography
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