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By Shaun Best

ISBN-10: 0761965327

ISBN-13: 9780761965329

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ISBN-13: 9780761965336

`This e-book is obtainable, 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 return' - John Hughes, Lancaster University

At final, a ebook that makes social conception for undergraduates a excitement to coach and learn. The publication deals a complete assessment of social idea 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 publication offers transparent bills of those contributions and employs an in depth diversity of actions that inspire the reader to judge the paintings of given theorists and approaches.

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It bargains academics and scholars a terrific learn source for undergraduate modules in social theory.

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