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Talcott Parsons on economy and society

Author: R J Holton; Bryan S Turner
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A serious and vital commentary on Parsons's contribution to modern sociology. Holton and Turner present a critical elaboration of Parsonian thought to show how his theory can illuminate present debates about modernity.
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Named Person: Talcott Parsons; Talcott Parsons; Talcott Parsons; Talcott Parsons; Talcott Parsons; Talcott Parsons
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R J Holton; Bryan S Turner
ISBN: 0710207468 9780710207463 0415031923 9780415031929
OCLC Number: 13156794
Description: vii, 276 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Reading Talcott Parsons: introductory remarks 1. Talcott Parsons and the theroy of Economy and Society 2. Sickness and Social Structure: Parsons contribution to Medical Sociology 3. Parsons, Shutz and the problem of Versthen 4. Parsons and his critics: on the ubiquity of functionalism 5. Against Nostalgia: Talcott Parsons and a sociology form the modern world 6. Bibliography of Talcott Parsons.
Responsibility: Robert J. Holton and Bryan S. Turner.

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