Classical and Modern Social Theory (Hardcover)

Classical and Modern Social Theory By Heine Anderson (Editor), Lars Bo Kaspersen (Editor) Cover Image
By Heine Anderson (Editor), Lars Bo Kaspersen (Editor)
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Classical and Modern Social Theory is comprehensive introduction to the field, covering a wide historical range of thinkers, from the classical to the postmodernist, as well as key themes in social theory and a guide to the major debates. Designed for students with little or no background in social theory, this single volume covering both classic and contemporary theory introduces the basic concepts at the center of social theory in accessible language and provides readers with a useful reference source to the field.

About the Author


Heine Andersen is Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Copenhagen. He was formerly Associate Professor at the Copenhagen Business School and Visiting Scholar at the European University Institute in Florence. Lars Bo Kaspersen is Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Copenhagen He has been a Visiting Scholar at the University of Southampton and a Fulbright Scholar at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is the author of Anthony Giddens: An Introduction to a Social Theorist (Blackwell, 2000).
Product Details
ISBN: 9780631212874
ISBN-10: 0631212876
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date: September 13th, 2000
Pages: 544
Language: English