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Decentering social theory

Author: Julian Go
Publisher: Bingley, UK : Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., 2013.
Series: Political power and social theory, v. 25.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Social theory and research has long faced the limitations of its conventional Eurocentric focus. The essays in this volume offer new thoughts and empirical studies for transcending those limitations. A continuation of PPST's previous volume on 'Postcolonial Sociology, ' this volume, Decentering Social Theory, questions old categories, advances new postcolonial themes in social science, and debates alrernative  Read more...
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Named Person: Raewyn Connell
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julian Go
ISBN: 1781907269 9781781907269
OCLC Number: 842365230
Description: xv, 182 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Research articles --
Ambiguities of democratization : nationalism, religion, and ethnicity under AKP government in Turkey / Sinem Adar --
Binding institutions : peasants and nation-state rule in the Albanian highlands, 1919-1939 / Besnik Pula --
Decolonizing sociology --
Parameters of a postcolonial sociology of the Ottoman Empire / Fatma Müge Göçek --
Orientalist-Eurocentric framing of sociology in India : a discussion on three twentieth-century sociologists / Sujata Patel --
Scholarly controversies : Raewyn Connell's Southern Theory --
A sociological breakthrough, not a sociological guilt trip / Mustafa Emirbayer --
Critical interventions in Western social theory : reflections on power and Southern Theory / Patricia Hill Collins --
Connell and postcolonial sociology / Raka Ray --
Theoretical labors necessary for a global sociology : critique of Raewyn Connell's Southern Theory / Isaac Ariail Reed --
Under southern skies / Raewyn Connell.
Series Title: Political power and social theory, v. 25.
Responsibility: edited by Julian Go, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA.

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Social theory and research has long faced the limitations of its conventional Eurocentric focus. The essays in this volume offer new thoughts and empirical studies for transcending those limitations.  Read more...

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