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By Shaun Best

ISBN-10: 0761965327

ISBN-13: 9780761965329

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`This ebook is available, as a beginner's consultant can be, yet with out an over-simplification of the arguments. it may end up an immensely sturdy textual content for generations of scholars to come back' - John Hughes, Lancaster University

At final, a ebook that makes social idea for undergraduates a excitement to educate and examine. The publication deals a complete evaluation of social concept 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 booklet offers transparent debts of those contributions and employs an intensive diversity of actions that inspire the reader to judge the paintings of given theorists and approaches.

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