Theory & Political Sociology Products

  • Complexity and Social Movements

    Multitudes at the Edge of Chaos, 1st Edition

    By Graeme Chesters, Ian Welsh

    Fusing two key concerns of contemporary sociology: globalization and its discontents, and the 'complexity turn' in social theory, authors Chesters and Welsh utilize complexity theory to analyze the shifting constellation of social movement networks that constitute opposition to neo-liberal…

    Paperback – 2007-03-22
    Routledge
    International Library of Sociology

  • Understanding Weber

    1st Edition

    By Sam Whimster

    Understanding Weber provides an accessible and comprehensive explanation of the central issues of Weber's work. Using the most recent scholarship and editions of Weber's writings, Sam Whimster establishes the full range, depth and development of Max Weber's approach to the social and cultural…

    Paperback – 2007-03-08
    Routledge

  • Conflict and Peace Building in Divided Societies

    Responses to Ethnic Violence, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Oberschall

    This groundbreaking book provides an integrated account of ethnic, nationality and sectarian conflicts in the contemporary world including the role of collective myths, the mass media and the ethnification of identities as contributors to ethnic conflicts and wars. In addition to many examples from…

    Paperback – 2007-02-15
    Routledge

  • RLE: Weber

    1st Edition

    Max Weber (1894-1920) is generally recognized as one of the founding fathers of modern sociology. This collection pays homage to his continuing influence, not just within sociology, but also political theory, science and religion. The books carefully chosen for this collection provide an…

    Hardback – 2006-08-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions

  • Community and Everyday Life

    1st Edition

    By Graham Day

    'Community' continues to be a persistent theme in political, philosophical and policy debates. The idea of community poses fundamental questions about social inclusion and exclusion, particular versus general interests, identity and belonging. As well as extensive theoretical literature in the…

    Paperback – 2006-06-01
    Routledge
    The New Sociology

  • Emotions and Social Movements

    1st Edition

    By Helena Flam, Debra King

    Most research on social movements has ignored the significance of emotions. This edited volume seeks to redress this oversight and introduces new research themes and tools to the field of emotions and social movements. Sociologists and political activists around the world will find this volume to…

    Paperback – 2005-05-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Social Capital

    1st Edition

    By John Field

    The term 'social capital' is a way of conceptualizing the intangible resources of community, shared values and trust upon which we draw in daily life. It has achieved considerable currency in the social sciences through the very different work of Bourdieu in France, and James Coleman and Robert…

    Paperback – 2003-07-24
    Routledge
    Key Ideas

  • The New Social Theory Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Steven Seidman, Jeffrey C. Alexander

    This comprehensive reader provides students and academics with access to the writers and perspectives that are shaping some of the most exciting social thinking today, with the editors placing key figures in lively debate with each other. The first section sets out some of the main schools of…

    Paperback – 2001-06-21
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Liberation

    Paths from Freire, 1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Lankshear, Peter McLaren

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1994-03-03
    Routledge

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