skip to content
The future of society Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The future of society

Author: William Outhwaite
Publisher: Oxford : Blackwell, 2006
Series: Blackwell manifestos
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This manifesto argues that we still need a concept of society in order to make sense of the forces which structure our lives.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Outhwaite
ISBN: 0631231854 0631231862 9780631231868 9780631231851
OCLC Number: 474326043
Description: ix, 174 s
Contents: Indhold: The origins of "society" --
Society and the individual : neoliberalism, social constructionism and communitarianism --
Postmodernism --
Globalisation --
Modernity and society --
Towards a synthesis? --
Society lite? : theories of civil society --
Is there a European society?
Series Title: Blackwell manifestos
Responsibility: William Outhwaite

Abstract:

This important Manifesto argues that we still need a concept of society in order to make sense of the forces which structure our lives.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Written with the author's customary elegance and economy, this book invites us to take the concept of society seriously and to think about its future. This is a splendid and spirited work which will Read more...

 
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/474326043> # The future of society
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "474326043" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/uik> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/973822#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/973822#Topic/modernitet> ; # Modernitet
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245064> ; # Europe
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862879> ; # Civil society--Philosophy
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008109896> ; # Postmodernism--Social aspects
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1073179> ; # Postmodernism--Social aspects
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/863096> ; # Civilization, Modern--Philosophy
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/973822#Topic/civil_society_philosophy> ; # Civil society--Philosophy
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/973822#Topic/civilisationskritik> ; # Civilisationskritik
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/973822#Event/2000_2099> ; # 2000-2099
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/973822#Topic/civilization_modern_21st_century_philosophy> ; # Civilization, Modern--21st century--Philosophy
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/301/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/973822#Place/europe> ; # Europe
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/973822#Topic/social_forandring> ; # Social forandring
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862898> ; # Civilization
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/166741160> ; # William Outhwaite
   schema:datePublished "2006" ;
   schema:description "Indhold: The origins of "society" -- Society and the individual : neoliberalism, social constructionism and communitarianism -- Postmodernism -- Globalisation -- Modernity and society -- Towards a synthesis? -- Society lite? : theories of civil society -- Is there a European society?" ;
   schema:description "This manifesto argues that we still need a concept of society in order to make sense of the forces which structure our lives." ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/973822> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/973822#Series/blackwell_manifestos> ; # Blackwell manifestos
   schema:name "The future of society" ;
   schema:productID "474326043" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/474326043#PublicationEvent/oxford_blackwell_2006> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/973822#Agent/blackwell> ; # Blackwell
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780631231868> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780631231851> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/474326043> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/973822#Series/blackwell_manifestos> # Blackwell manifestos
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/474326043> ; # The future of society
   schema:name "Blackwell manifestos" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/973822#Topic/civilisationskritik> # Civilisationskritik
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civilisationskritik" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/973822#Topic/civilization_modern_21st_century_philosophy> # Civilization, Modern--21st century--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh99010891> ;
   schema:name "Civilization, Modern--21st century--Philosophy" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/973822#Topic/social_forandring> # Social forandring
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Social forandring" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008109896> # Postmodernism--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Postmodernism--Social aspects" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1073179> # Postmodernism--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Postmodernism--Social aspects" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245064> # Europe
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Europe" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862879> # Civil society--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civil society--Philosophy" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862898> # Civilization
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civilization" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/863096> # Civilization, Modern--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civilization, Modern--Philosophy" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/166741160> # William Outhwaite
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Outhwaite" ;
   schema:givenName "William" ;
   schema:name "William Outhwaite" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780631231851>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0631231854" ;
   schema:isbn "9780631231851" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780631231868>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0631231862" ;
   schema:isbn "9780631231868" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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