Download PDF by G.Duncan Mitchell: A Hundred Years of Sociology

By G.Duncan Mitchell

ISBN-10: 0202361683

ISBN-13: 9780202361680

ISBN-10: 1138518360

ISBN-13: 9781138518360

Tracing the improvement of scientifi c sociology from Comte to the current, 100 Years of Sociology is a concise, narrative heritage of the key fi gures, principles, and faculties that lie at the back of the paintings of up to date sociologists. protecting either theoretical and empirical contributions, the publication describes the convergence of 2 significant streams of sociological notion: a speculative and philosophical culture and a reformist, fact-fi nding culture. during the quantity, the writer is as a lot interested in the content material of principles as with their labels and chronology. the real advancements in either American and ecu sociology are thought of in complete, and designated cognizance is given to the emergence of social anthropology and social psychology and to the profound infl uence of worldwide warfare II on present paintings within the field.

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