Classical tradition in sociological theories
and the expression of this tradition in contemporary theory. Concepts and theories of
classical sociology and application of these concepts and theories to the analysis of
contemporary society. Assumptions and concepts of major sociological theories and the
classical roots of the modern theories. Functionalism, conflict theory, theories of
rational choice, symbolic interactionism, phenomenology, actor-network theory, neo-Marxian
theories of space, chaos in sociological theories and theories of globalization.
T. Robert Malthus, Herbert Spencer, Auguste Comte, Emile Durkheim, Karl Marx, Max Weber, Robert K. Merton, C. Wright Mills, Marvin Harris, Gerhard E. Lenski, Charlotte Perkins-Gilman, Georg Simmel, W.E.B. Du Bois, and George Herbert Mead are all major classical theorists.
Contemporary schools of sociological
Symbolic interactionism, phenomenology, structuralism, network theory, critical theory, feminist theory, modernity and postmodernity.
Micro and Macro Sociology
Conflict and Consensus
Marxism and Darwinism
Anomie, Anomia and Anomic Division of Labour
Decision Theory - Game Theory - Rational Choice
Method and Methodology
Sociological Theory, 9th edition - KINDLE EDITION
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Classical Sociological Theory by George Ritzer
The Social Lens: An Invitation to Social and Sociological Theory Kenneth Allan
A Primer in Social and Sociological Theory: Toward a Sociology of Citizenship by Kenneth Allan
Contemporary Social and Sociological Theory: Visualizing Social Worlds by Kenneth Allan
Classical Theory and Modern Studies: Introduction to Sociological Theory by Mark Abrahamson
Introduction to Sociological Theory: Theorists, Concepts, and their Applicability to the Twenty-First Century by Michele Dillon
Contemporary Sociological Theory: Expanding the Classical Tradition (6th Edition) Book by Ruth A.Wallace, Alison Wolf
Sociological Theory Book by George Ritzer, Douglas J. Goodman
Sociological Theory (Blackwell Readers in Sociology)
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Theory: Classical Statements (5th Edition)
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Ideology and the Development of Sociological Theory (7th Edition) Book by Irving M. Zeitlin
Structure of Sociological Theory Book by Jonathan H. Turner
Modern Sociological Theory Book by George Ritzer, Douglas J. Goodman
Explorations in Classical Sociological Theory: Seeing the Social World Book by Kenneth Allan
Sociological Theory in the Classical Era : Text and Readings Book by Laura Desfor Edles, Scott Appelrouth
Sociological Theory Book by Bert N. Adams, R. A. Sydie
Sociological Theory and Its Classical Roots: The Basics
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A Sociological Theory (Cambridge Cultural Social Studies)
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The Emergence of Sociological Theory Book by Jonathan H. Turner, Leonard Beeghley, Charles H. Powers.