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Book review : Parsons, Althusser and Foucault were once demigods of the social sciences, but is there still room for them in the 21st century?

Husbands, Christopher T. (2012) Book review : Parsons, Althusser and Foucault were once demigods of the social sciences, but is there still room for them in the 21st century? LSE Review of Books (20 Aug 2012) Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Over the past century, the field of sociology has experienced extraordinary expansion and vitality. But is this growth positive or negative – a promise of diversity or a threat of fragmentation? This critical volume explores the meaning of sociology and sociological knowledge in light of the recent growth and institutionalization of the discipline.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/lsereviewofbooks/
Additional Information: © 2012 The Author
Library of Congress subject classification: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Sets: Departments > Sociology
Collections > LSE Review of Books
Rights: http://www.lse.ac.uk/library/usingTheLibrary/academicSupport/OA/depositYourResearch.aspx
Date Deposited: 02 Nov 2012 09:55
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/47188/

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