By G.Duncan Mitchell

Tracing the advance of scientifi c sociology from Comte to the current, 100 Years of Sociology is a concise, narrative heritage of the foremost fi gures, rules, and colleges that lie at the back of the paintings of up to date sociologists. protecting either theoretical and empirical contributions, the ebook describes the convergence of 2 significant streams of sociological notion: a speculative and philosophical culture and a reformist, fact-fi nding culture. during the quantity, the writer is as a lot inquisitive about the content material of rules as with their labels and chronology. the real advancements in either American and ecu sociology are thought of in complete, and targeted consciousness is given to the emergence of social anthropology and social psychology and to the profound infl uence of global battle II on present paintings within the field.

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