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Knowledge and society : situating sociology and social anthropology

Author: T K Oommen
Publisher: New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Series: Oxford collected essays.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Essay : English : Revised editionView all editions and formats
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With special reference to India.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: T K Oommen
ISBN: 9780198090465 0198090463
OCLC Number: 829055552
Description: x, 265 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Sociology and social anthropology: persisting tensions --
Sociology in India: a plea for contextualization --
Data collection techniques : the sterile controversy --
Theory, concepts, and empirical research: an analysis in reciprocity --
On the craft of studying social movements --
Apprehending social reality in a hierarchical society: the rationale for a perspective from below --
Internationalization o f sociology: a South Asian perspective --
Sociology for one world: towards an authentic sociology --
The trajectory of globalization and its implications for social research --
The pasts and futures of anthropology and sociology: implications of shifting locations --
Y.B. Damle: the teacher, the researcher, and the scholar --
Disjunction between field, method, and concept: an appraisal of M.N. Srinivas --
Scheduled castes, scheduled tribes, and the nation: situating G.S. Ghurye.
Series Title: Oxford collected essays.
Responsibility: T.K. Oommen.
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This volume identifies three persisting areas of tension in sociology: sociology's ambiguous identity vis-a-vis social anthropology; its claim for scientificity; and the appropriateness of the units  Read more...

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