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The disobedient generation : social theorists in the sixties

Author: Alan Sica; Stephen P Turner
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The Disobedient Generation collects newly written autobiographies by an international cross-section of well-known sociologists, all of them "children of the '60s". It illuminates the human experience of living through that decade as apprentice scholars and activists, encountering the issues of class, race, the Establishment, the decline of traditional religion, feminism, war, and the sexual revolution. In each case  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Biographies
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Sica; Stephen P Turner
ISBN: 0226756246 9780226756240 0226756254 9780226756257
OCLC Number: 58807208
Description: xiv, 368 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Losing faith / Andrew Abbott --
The sixties and me: from cultural revolution to cultural theory / Jeffery C. Alexander --
Antinomian Marxist / Michael Burawoy --
My back pages / Craig Calhoun --
That's not why I went to school / Patricia Hill Collins --
The sociology of power and justice: coming of age in the sixties / Karen Schweers Cook --
Life in the cold / John A. Hall --
Becoming a sociologist in Italy / Paolo Jedlowski --
A pragmatist from Germany / Hans Joas --
Culture of life / Karin Knorr Cetina --
Dionysus and the ideals of 1968 / Michel Maffesoli --
From Switzerland to Sussex / William Outhwaite --
Always a foreigner, always at home / Saskia Sassen --
The two bodies of May 1968: in common, in person / Laurent Thévenot --
The 1968 student revolts: the expressive revolution and generational politics / Bryan Turner --
High on insubordination / Stephen Turner --
Ontological disobedience-definitely! (maybe) / Steve Woolgar --
Falling into Marxism; choosing to stay / Erik Olin Wright.
Responsibility: edited by Alan Sica and Stephen Turner.
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Sociologists that once were disobedient

by laarhove (WorldCat user published 2007-02-27) Good Permalink
[Dutch]Sociologiestudenten hebben nogal voorop meegelopen in de studentenbeweging van de jaren ‘60. Niet alleen in de VS, waar de beweging mede door Vietnam krachtig was en de confrontaties met het establishment hard (met doden onder de studenten), maar ook in Europa. In The Disobedient Generation. Social...
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