By Timothy O'Hagan
By Timothy O'Hagan
By Karin Knorr Cetina,A.V. Cicourel
After a interval within which sociology used to be torn aside by means of the polarized claims of micro- and macro-methodology, a growing number of sociologists are actually making an attempt a fusion of the 2 techniques. during this quantity, the most distinct sociologists set out attainable resolutions of the talk. all of the chapters, put in standpoint by way of the editors’ prologue, ways the matter from a different attitude. Aaron Cicourel argues for a macro-basis of social interplay; Randall Collins indicates how the macro includes an mixture of micro-episodes; Troy Duster provides a methodological version for producing a scientific info base throughout diverse contexts of social motion via his exam of the approaches governing screening for inherited problems. Rom Harré launches a philosophical assault on what he sees as a spurious bifurcation of micro- and macro-levels. Anthony Giddens explores the matter of unintentional results, and Gilles Fauconnier, via an outline of Jesuitical casuistry, exhibits how very important clues to macro-structure could be elicited from the micro-phenomenon of language. Victor Lidz keeps the language topic in his bankruptcy at the implications of advances in linguistic concept for macro-systems idea. Niklas Luhmann illustrates the micro-macro challenge via the communique approximately legislations in interplay platforms. the idea of old materialism is reassessed through Jürgen Habermas. Taking the instance of Renault and electrical autos, Michel Callon and Bruno Latour examine how micro-actor prestige is attained and the sociologist’s involvement during this transformation. eventually, Pierre Bourdieu, writing on males and machines, analyses the ancient imperatives that create the advanced relation among guy and his environment.
By José;Pereira, Tiago Santos;Tolda, João;Serra, Nuno Reis
Capítulo I - O modelo português e os factores de competitividade
Capítulo II - A estrutura da economia: sistemas produtivas e especializações territoriais
Capítulo III - Portugal em mudança: demografa, urbanização e territórios
Capítulo IV - A imigração em Portugal: novos imigrantes e uma nova geografia
Capítulo V - Perfis do trabalho nacional e do trabalho imigrante
Capítulo VI - Imigração e Território
Capítulo VII - A imigração enquanto mobilidade: Portugal numa plataforma international de 'circulação de investigadores'?
Índice de Quadros, Gráficos e Figuras
By Ilene C. Wasserman,Beth Fisher-Yoshida
By Sílvia Roque
By David L. Brown,John M. Wardwell
By Josephine Klein
By Omar F. Hamouda,Betsey Price
By Betty Dobratz,Linda Waldner,Timothy Buzzell
Power, Politics & Society: An creation to Political Sociology discusses how sociologists have prepared the research of politics into conceptual frameworks, and the way each one of those frameworks foster a sociological standpoint on energy and politics in society. This comprises discussing how those frameworks could be utilized to knowing present matters and different "real existence" facets of politics. The authors connect to scholars by way of attractive them in actions the place they whole their very own purposes of concept, speculation trying out, and varieties of inquiry.
By Karen Sternheimer
Celebrity tradition and the yank Dream, moment variation considers how significant financial and ancient elements formed the character of big name tradition as we all know it this day, maintaining the 1st edition’s examples from the 1st star fan magazines of 1911 to the current and increasing to incorporate up to date examples and extra dialogue at the function of the web and social media in today’s star tradition. both vital, the ebook explains how and why the tale of Hollywood celebrities issues, sociologically conversing, to an figuring out of yankee society, to the altering nature of the yankee Dream, and to the relation among classification and tradition. This booklet is a perfect addition to classes on inequalities, big name tradition, media, and cultural stories.