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Book review: Punk sociology by David Beer

O'Brien, Dave (2014) Book review: Punk sociology by David Beer. LSE Review of Books (27 Mar 2014). Website.

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"Punk Sociology." David Beer. Palgrave Pivot. Jan 2014. --- This book explores the possibility of drawing upon a punk ethos to inspire sociology and to cultivate a vibrant future for the discipline. Aiming to fire the sociological imaginations of sociologists at any stage of their careers, from new students to established professors, it uses punk to think creatively about what sociology is and how it might be conducted. Dave O’Brien finds this a readable, fun, intriguing and vital book, although the author does romanticise the punk movement somewhat.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/lsereviewofbooks/
Additional Information: © 2014 The Author; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HX Socialism. Communism. Anarchism
Sets: Collections > LSE Review of Books
Date Deposited: 30 Jun 2014 15:40
Last Modified: 28 May 2020 23:26
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/57334

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