Routledge Classics in Sociology

  • Essays on the Sociology of Culture

    By Karl Mannheim

    Karl Mannheim was one of the leading sociologists of the twentieth century. Essays on the Sociology of Culture, originally published in 1956, was one of his most important books. In it he sets out his ideas of intellectuals as producers of culture and explores the possibilities of a democratization…

    Paperback – 2014-05-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Classics in Sociology

  • G.H. Mead

    A Reader

    By G. H. Mead

    Edited by Filipe Carreira da Silva

    This book introduces social scientists to the ideas of George Herbert Mead (1863-1931) - one of the most original yet neglected thinkers of early twentieth century sociology. Mead is an exceptional case amongst sociological classics in that, until now, there has been no comprehensive reader of his…

    Paperback – 2012-12-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Classics in Sociology

  • From Max Weber

    Essays in Sociology

    By Max Weber

    Max Weber (1864-1920) was one of the most prolific and influential sociologists of the twentieth century. This classic collection draws together his key papers. This edition contains a new preface by Professor Bryan S. Turner.…

    Paperback – 2009-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Classics in Sociology

  • Max Weber and Karl Marx

    By Karl Lowith

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

    Paperback – 1993-09-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Classics in Sociology

  • Professional Ethics and Civic Morals

    2nd Edition

    By Emile Durkheim

    Of Durkheim's key works the most neglected is Professional Ethics and Civic Morals. This is not only careless it is also negligent for the book makes a seminal contribution to our understanding of the State. Durkheim's characterization of the State as the ultimate moral force in society is an…

    Paperback – 1992-04-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Classics in Sociology

  • Ideology and Utopia

    By Karl Mannheim

    Ideology and Utopia argues that ideologies are mental fictions whose function is to veil the true nature of a given society. They originate unconsciously in the minds of those who seek to stabilise a social order. Utopias are wish dreams that inspire the collective action of opposition groups which…

    Hardback – 1991-03-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Classics in Sociology