What is a Person?: Rethinking Humanity, Social Life, and the Moral Good From the Person Up

The University of Chicago Press (2010)
Initial arguments -- The emergence of personhood -- Key theoretical resources -- Critical engagements -- The reality of social construction -- Excursus: getting to truth -- Network structuralism's missing persons -- Persons and mechanisms (not) in variables sociology -- Constructive development -- The personal sources of social structures -- The good -- Human dignity -- Postscript.
Keywords Persons  Philosophical anthropology
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Call number BD450.S558 2010
ISBN(s) 9780226765914   0226765911
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