" critically examines the history of the social sciences to discover what the key contributions of Sociology have been and how relevant they remain
" demonstrates how biological and sociological themes have been intertwined from the beginning of both disciplines, from the 19th century to the present day
" covers virtually all of sociology's classic theorists and themes
" provides a glossary of key thinkers and concepts.
This book sets the agenda for imagining Sociology in the 21st century and will attract students and professionals alike.
|The Mysterious Disappearance of Society|
|A Brief History of the Stakes|
|Today's Orwellian Turn in Sociology|
|The Struggle for Marx's Successor|
|The Darwinian Turn in Development Policy|
|Is There No Escape from Human Nature?|