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British sociology seen from without and within

Author: A H Halsey; W G Runciman
Publisher: Oxford [etc.] ; New York : published for The British Academy by Oxford University Press, cop. 2005.
Series: British Academy occasional paper, 6
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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These eleven essays look at the current state of sociology in Britain from a number of intriguing perspectives. How important is it for British sociologists to be aware of the historical development of their subject in this country? How is British sociology seen by British scholars working in related fields, such as social history, social anthropology and demography? And how are British sociologists perceived by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Zborniki
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A H Halsey; W G Runciman
ISBN: 0197263429 9780197263426
OCLC Number: 1039688582
Description: IX, 144 str. ; 24 cm.
Contents: THE VIEW FROM WITHIN; THE VIEW FROM WITHOUT; THE VIEW FROM ABROAD
Series Title: British Academy occasional paper, 6
Other Titles: British sociology
Responsibility: edited by A. H. Halsey & W. G. Runciman.
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Containing eleven essays, this work looks at sociology in Britain from a number of intriguing perspectives. It includes a concluding essay by the President of the British Sociological Association  Read more...

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Consistently thoughtful and insightful. The tone is conversational and the essays combine (self-) criticism and (self-) contragulation in varying degrees. * Contemporary Sociology *

 
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