skip to content
Invitation to sociology : a humanistic perspective Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Invitation to sociology : a humanistic perspective

Author: Peter L Berger
Publisher: New York, NY : Open Road Integrated Media, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The most popularly read, adapted, anthologized, and incorporated primer on sociology ever written for modern readers Acclaimed scholar and sociologist Peter L. Berger lays the groundwork for a clear understanding of sociology in his straightforward introduction to the field, much loved by students, professors, and general readers. Berger aligns sociology in the humanist tradition-revealing its relationship to the  Read more...
Rating:

based on 1 rating(s) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter L Berger
ISBN: 9781453215401 1453215409
OCLC Number: 864443019
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Peter L. Berger.

Abstract:

The most popularly read, adapted, anthologized, and incorporated primer on sociology ever written for modern readers Acclaimed scholar and sociologist Peter L. Berger lays the groundwork for a clear understanding of sociology in his straightforward introduction to the field, much loved by students, professors, and general readers. Berger aligns sociology in the humanist tradition-revealing its relationship to the humanities and philosophy-and establishes its importance in thinking critically about the modern world. Throughout, Berger presents the contributions of some of the most important sociologists of the time, including Max Weber, & Eacute;mile Durkheim, Vilfredo Pareto, and Thorstein Veblen.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/864443019> # Invitation to sociology : a humanistic perspective
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "864443019" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197859361#Place/new_york_ny> ; # New York, NY
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197859361#Topic/social_science_anthropology_general> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--General
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1123875> ; # Sociology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197859361#Topic/social_science_regional_studies> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Regional Studies
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/301/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197859361#Topic/social_science_sociology_general> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Sociology--General
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/108189396> ; # Peter L. Berger
    schema:datePublished "2013" ;
    schema:description "The most popularly read, adapted, anthologized, and incorporated primer on sociology ever written for modern readers Acclaimed scholar and sociologist Peter L. Berger lays the groundwork for a clear understanding of sociology in his straightforward introduction to the field, much loved by students, professors, and general readers. Berger aligns sociology in the humanist tradition-revealing its relationship to the humanities and philosophy-and establishes its importance in thinking critically about the modern world. Throughout, Berger presents the contributions of some of the most important sociologists of the time, including Max Weber, & Eacute;mile Durkheim, Vilfredo Pareto, and Thorstein Veblen."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/197859361> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197859361#CreativeWork/> ;
    schema:name "Invitation to sociology : a humanistic perspective"@en ;
    schema:productID "864443019" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/864443019#PublicationEvent/new_york_ny_open_road_integrated_media_2013> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197859361#Agent/open_road_integrated_media> ; # Open Road Integrated Media
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=822217> ;
    schema:url <http://rbdigital.oneclickdigital.com> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781453215401> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/864443019> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197859361#Agent/open_road_integrated_media> # Open Road Integrated Media
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Open Road Integrated Media" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197859361#Topic/social_science_anthropology_general> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--General"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197859361#Topic/social_science_regional_studies> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Regional Studies
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Regional Studies"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197859361#Topic/social_science_sociology_general> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Sociology--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Sociology--General"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1123875> # Sociology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sociology"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/108189396> # Peter L. Berger
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Berger" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter L." ;
    schema:name "Peter L. Berger" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/197859361#CreativeWork/>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:description "Print version" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/864443019> ; # Invitation to sociology : a humanistic perspective
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781453215401>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1453215409" ;
    schema:isbn "9781453215401" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.