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The Blackwell dictionary of modern social thought

Author: William Outhwaite
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell Publishers, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"This Dictionary provides an authoritative and comprehensive overview of the main themes of social thought, principal schools and movements of thought and those institutions that have been the subject of social analysis or engendered significant doctrines and ideas." "Detailed entries cover major currents of thought, philosophical and cultural trends, and the individual social sciences from anthropology to welfare  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopédie (Descripteur de forme)
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Outhwaite
ISBN: 0631221646 9780631221647 1405134569 9781405134569
OCLC Number: 49704935
Notes: Rev. ed. of: The Blackwell dictionary of twentieth-century social thought. 1993.
Description: xvi, 839 p. ; 26 cm.
Contents: Preface. Note. Contributors. Introduction. Dictionary Entries A-Z. Bibliography
Other Titles: Modern social thought
Blackwell dictionary of twentieth-century social thought.
Responsibility: edited by William Outhwaite.

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Modern social thought ranges widely from the social sciences to philosophy, political theories and doctrines, cultural ideas and movements, and the influence of the natural sciences. * Provides an  Read more...

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