Providing an account of the key ideas of classical social theory, Dr Craib establishes their relevance today, their enduring significance, and. This is an excellent textbook on classical social theory, concentrating on the founding thinkers of sociology – Marx, Weber, Durkheim, and Simmel – and written in. Classical Social Theory has 45 ratings and 6 reviews. Mohammad said: نظریهی اجتماعی دورکیم، مارکس، وبر و زیمل مورد توجه کرایب است. نویسنده برای تحلیل ای.
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Classical Social Theory by Ian Craib
This is an excellent textbook on classical social theory, concentrating on the founding thinkers of sociology – Marx, Weber, Durkheim, and Simmel – and written in an accessible and engaging style. It will become a key text allowing students to assess the enduring significance of these writers in our epoch of major social change, and will be essential reading on classical social theory, sociological theory, and introduction to sociology courses. Craib’s book answers this question; yes, there is More importantly, Craib succeeds where many introductions to the classics fail It brings their thoughts alive, and shows us why they matter, too.
This is the book I’ve been waiting for. I’m very impressed with its style, clarity, and thoroughness.
For the first time, I have a book I can recommend as a core text Excellent for students who fear theory and good jumping off point for the better ones. Written in a clear, at times colloquial crzib, the book provides an essential guide not only to specific sociologists but to the development of sociology itself.
This is a gem of a book.
It is an accessible and authoritative treatment of classical theory, written ctaib the definitive ‘user-friendly’ style. Craib’s text is suitable both for undergraduates, and for those graduate students who have no prior training in classical sociological theory. But it above all the in the text that we appreciate Craib’s ability to synthesise The book’s orginality lies also in the fact that the four authors are studies in parallel, centred around three main topis: Relegion et sante.
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