Social Theory: A Basic Tool Kit

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Palgrave Macmillan (2003)
Abstract
This accessible text introduces social theory as a set of flexible and practical concepts that can be used to reflect on and make sense of social behavior. It encourages the reader to critically assess social explanations and to construct their own as active theorists in their own right. Drawing on examples chosen to appeal to a wide, international student readership, it offers a resolutely straightforward, practical and student-centered approach to theory, avoiding the heavy emphasis on individual theorists and the often difficult language of many existing texts.
Keywords Social sciences Philosophy  Social sciences Research  Culture  Action research
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Call number H61.S7746 2003
ISBN(s) 0333962117   0333962125
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