7 found
  1.  2
    Varieties of Secularism in a Secular Age.Michael Warner, Jonathan VanAntwerpen & Craig J. Calhoun - 2010 - Harvard University Press.
    “What does it mean to say that we live in a secular age?” This apparently simple question opens into the massive, provocative, and complex A Secular Age, where Charles Taylor positions secularism as a defining feature of the modern world, not the mere absence of religion, and casts light on the experience of transcendence that scientistic explanations of the world tend to neglect. -/- In Varieties of Secularism in a Secular Age, a prominent and varied group of scholars chart the (...)
    No categories
    Direct download (2 more)  
    Export citation  
    Bookmark   20 citations  
  2. Critical Social Theory Culture, History, and the Challenge of Difference.Craig J. Calhoun - 2003
  3. Classical Sociological Theory.Craig J. Calhoun (ed.) - 2007 - Blackwell.
    This comprehensive collection of classical sociological theory is a definitive guide to the roots of sociology from its undisciplined beginnings to its current guideposts and reference points in contemporary sociological debate. A definitive guide to the roots of sociology through a collection of key writings from the founders of the discipline Explores influential works of Marx, Durkheim, Weber, Mead, Simmel, Freud, Du Bois, Adorno, Marcuse, Parsons, and Merton Editorial introductions lend historical and intellectual perspective to the substantial readings Includes a (...)
    No categories
    Direct download  
    Export citation  
    Bookmark   13 citations  
  4. Contemporary Sociological Theory.Craig J. Calhoun (ed.) - 2007 - Blackwell.
    This meticulous collection of contemporary sociological theory is the definitive guide to current perspectives and approaches in the field, examining current key topics in the field such as such as symbolic interactionism, phenomenology, structuralism, network theory, critical theory, feminist theory, and the debates over modernity and postmodernity. Includes the work of major figures including Foucault, Giddens, Bourdieu, Bauman, and Habermas Organized thematically, with editorial introductions to put the readings into theoretical perspective New selected readings bring the book up to date.
    Direct download  
    Export citation  
    Bookmark   4 citations  
  5.  97
    Hannah Arendt and the Meaning of Politics.Craig J. Calhoun & John McGowan - 1997 - Univ of Minnesota Press.
    This volume brings leading figures in philosophy, political theory, intellectual history, and literary theory into a dialogue about Arendt's work and its significance for today's fractious identity politics, public ethics, and civic life.
    Direct download (3 more)  
    Export citation  
    Bookmark   5 citations  
  6. Culture.Craig J. Calhoun - 1989
  7.  10
    Cosmopolitanism and Belonging: From European Integration to Global Hopes and Fears.Craig J. Calhoun - 2007 - Routledge.
    Introduction -- The class consciousness of frequent travelers : towards a critique of actually existing cosmopolitanism -- Constitutional patriotism and the public sphere : interests, identity, and solidarity in the integration of Europe -- The democratic integration of Europe : interests, identity, and the public sphere -- The virtues of inconsistency : identity and plurality in the conceptualization of Europe -- "Belonging" in the cosmopolitan imaginary -- The variability of belonging -- Imperialism, cosmopolitanism, and belonging -- A world of emergencies.
    Direct download  
    Export citation