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Talcott Parsons : theorist of modernity

Author: Roland Robertson; Bryan S Turner
Publisher: London ; Newbury Park : Sage Publication, 1991.
Series: Theory, culture & society (Unnumbered)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers a reappraisal of sociologist Talcott Parsons' work by social theorists who place his writing at the centre of current controversies over modernity, postmodernity and globalization. The contributors examine the problems in the interpretation of Parsons' work.
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Genre/Form: History
Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Talcott Parsons.
London ; Newbury Park : Sage Publication, 1991
(OCoLC)631740223
Named Person: Talcott Parsons; Talcott Parsons; Talcott Parsons; Talcott Parsons; Talcott Parsons; Parsons, Talcott <1902->; Talcott Parsons
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Roland Robertson; Bryan S Turner
ISBN: 0803985134 9780803985131 0803985142 9780803985148
OCLC Number: 24667781
Description: 264 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: An Introduction to Talcott Parsons - Roland Robertson and Bryan S Turner Theory, Politics and Humanity The American Value System - Victor Lidz A Commentary on Talcott Parsons's Perspective and Understanding A Tentative Outline of American Values - Talcott Parsons Practice Against Theory in American Sociology - Harold J Bershady an Exercise in the Sociology of Knowledge The Structure of Social Action - Mark Gould At Least Sixty Years Ahead of Its Time Influence and Solidarity - Victor Lidz Defining a Conceptual Core for Sociology The Central Significance of 'Religion' in Social Theory - Roland Robertson Parsons as an Epical Theorist Parsons and Modernity - Frank J Lechner An Interpretation Simmel and Parsons Reconsidered - Donald N Levine From Sick Role to Health Role - Arthur W Frank Deconstructing Parsons The Political Orientation of Talcott Parsons - Jens Kaalhauge Nielsen the Second World War and its Aftermath Neo-functionalism and the 'New Theoretical Movement' - Bryan S Turner The Post-Parsonian Rapprochement between Germany and America How to Read Parsons - Bryan S Turner and Roland Robertson
Series Title: Theory, culture & society (Unnumbered)
Responsibility: edited by Roland Robertson and Bryan S. Turner.
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