Princeton University Library Catalog

Social things : an introduction to the sociological life / Charles Lemert.

Author:
Lemert, Charles C., 1937- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2008.
Εdition:
4th ed.
Description:
xviii, 231 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-224) and index.
Contents:
The Sociological Life -- 1 Imagining Social Things, Competently 3 -- 2 Personal Courage and Practical Sociologies 17 -- 3 Practicing the Discipline of Social Things 35 -- Sociology -- 4 Sociology and the Lost Worlds of the New World Order: 1848-1920 51 -- 5 Sociology Becomes the Science of Worldly Structures: 1920-1960 75 -- 6 Sociology Discovers Its Complicated Vocation: After 1960 91 -- Social Things -- 7 The Mysterious Power of Social Structures 111 -- 8 The Lively Subjects of Dead Structures 131 -- 9 Well-Measured Lives in a World of Differences 149 -- Global Things -- 10 Global Methods 169 -- 11 Global Things Queer the Social 191 -- 12 Living against the Conclusion 215.
Subject(s):
SociologyHistory [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780742559356 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0742559351 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2008004923
OCLC:
192109596
RCP:
C - S