Studies in social and political theory /
Anthony Giddens.
New York : Basic Books, c1977.
416 p. ; 23 cm.
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New York : Basic Books, c1977.
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Includes index.
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Table of Contents
Introduction: Some Issues in the Social Sciences Todayp. 9
Positivism and Its Criticsp. 29
Max Weber on Facts and Valuesp. 89
Functionalism: Apr├Ęs la Luttep. 96
Notes on the Theory of Structurationp. 129
Habermas's Critique of Hermeneuticsp. 135
Hermeneutics, Ethnomethodology and Problems of Interpretative Analysisp. 165
Max Weber on Interpretative Sociologyp. 179
Marx, Weber and the Development of Capitalismp. 183
Marx and Weber: Problems of Class Structurep. 203
Four Myths in the History of Social Thoughtp. 208
Durkheim's Political Sociologyp. 235
The 'Individual' in the Writings of Emile Durkheimp. 273
Durkheim on Social Factsp. 291
A Theory of Suicidep. 297
The Suicide Problem in French Sociologyp. 322
'Power' in the Writings of Talcott Parsonsp. 333
Remarks on the Theory of Powerp. 347
Referencesp. 351
Indexp. 407
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