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Key contemporary social theorists

Author: Anthony Elliott; Larry J Ray
Publisher: Oxford ; Malden, MA : Blackwell Publishers, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive introduction to the most significant figures in social, cultural, political and philosophical thought in the 20th century. Over 40 leading theorists from around the world are profiled  Read more...

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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Elliott; Larry J Ray
ISBN: 0631219714 0631219722 9780631219712 9780631219729
OCLC Number: 123206038
Description: xviii, 286 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Theodor Adorno --
Jeffrey C. Alexander --
Louis Althusser --
Hannah Arendt --
Jean Baudrillard --
Zygmunt Bauman --
Ulrich Beck --
Daniel Bell --
Jessica Benjamin --
Walter Benjamin --
Homi Bhabha --
Maurice Blanchot --
Pierre Bourdieu --
Manuel Castells --
Nancy J. Chodorow --
Gilles Deleuze --
Jacques Derrida --
Norbert Elias --
Michel Foucault --
Hans-Georg Gadamer --
Anthony Giddens --
Erving Goffman --
Jürgen Habermas --
Stuart Hall --
Max Horkheimer --
Luce Irigaray --
Frederic Jameson --
Julia Kristeva --
Jacques Lacan --
Claude Lévi-Strauss --
Niklas Luhmann --
Jean-François Lyotard --
Herbert Marcuse --
Claus Offe --
Richard Rorty --
Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick --
Alaine Touraine --
Bryan S. Turner --
Paul Virilio --
Raymond Williams --
Slavoj Žižek.
Responsibility: edited by Anthony Elliott and Larry Ray.

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