Key Concepts in Classical Social Theory

1st Edition

Alex Law
eISBN-13: 9781446243381

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"I think this will prove to be a very useful text for undergraduate students. Alex Law has produced a comprehensive list of key classical social theory concepts and provides an accessible account of the meaning of central terms, their place in the work of the classical analysts considered and the contemporary significance of their ideas. In addition he has offered useful additional reading guidance from which students will derive considerable benefit."

- Barry Smart, University of Portsmouth



This book's individual entries introduce, explain and contextualise the key topics within classical social theory. Definitions, summaries and key words are developed throughout with careful cross-referencing allowing students to move effortlessly between core ideas and themes.
Each entry provides:

clear definitions
lucid accounts of key issues
up-to-date suggestions for further reading
informative cross-referencing.

Relevant, focused and accessible this book will provide students across the social sciences with an indispensible guide to the central concepts of classical social theory.

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ISBNs 9781446209769, 9781847876027, 9781847876010, 1847876021, 9781847876027, 9781847876010, 1446243389, 9781446243381
Language English
Number of Pages 240
Edition 1st

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