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The Resource Contemporary sociological theory, Warren H. Handel

Contemporary sociological theory, Warren H. Handel

Label
Contemporary sociological theory
Title
Contemporary sociological theory
Statement of responsibility
Warren H. Handel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Handel, Warren H
Dewey number
301/.01
Index
index present
LC call number
HM24
LC item number
.H364 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sociology
  • Sociology
  • Sociologie
  • Theorieën
  • Stromingen (cultuur)
  • Soziologische Theorie
Label
Contemporary sociological theory, Warren H. Handel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction. Parsons as Watershed. Organization of the Book. Forms of Theoretical Explanation -- pt. 1. Structural Functionalism and Functional Analysis. 2. Talcott Parsons: Social Systems in an Analytic Action Frame of Reference. General Analytic Theory. Action and Action Systems. Social System. Analytic Research. Overview. 3. Functional Analysis. Problems with the Term Function. Functional Analysis of Jealousy. Merton's Codification of Functional Analysis -- pt. 2. Social Conflict. 4. Conflict Theories: Basic Themes. Substantive Concerns. The Law of Vagrancy -- An Illustrative Study. Power Elites. Three Themes in Conflict Theory. 5. Transitional Conflict Theories. Historical Pattern of Stability and Change. Coser's Transitional Theory of Conflict. Dahrendorf's Middle-Range Theory of Conflict. 6. Conflict Theories of Integration and Change. Giddens's Theory of Structuration. Collins's Conflict Sociology. Feminism: An Emerging Perspective. Looking Ahead. 7. Social Roles: A Middle-Range Conflict Theory. Marginality and Auxiliary Characteristics. Inter- and Intrarole Conflict. Toby's Supernormative Approach to Integration. Merton's Social Factual Conflict Theory of Role Sets. Goode's Theory of Role Strain. The Eclipse of Structural Role Theory. Network Analysis -- pt. 3. Processes of Social Interaction. 8. Symbolic Interaction. Blumer's Critical Program: Purpose in Human Conduct. Symbols and Selves. Erving Goffman: Strategic Concerns and Structural Resources in Interaction. Negotiated Order. 9. Exchange Theories. Homans's Theory of Elementary Forms of Social Behavior. An Illustrative Exchange Argument. Soundness of the Basic Propositions. Networks. Power. Norms. Emerson's Theory of Value. Issues: Individualism and the Scope of Theory. Social Exchange: A Case of Middle-Range Deductive Theorizing. 10. Ethnomethodology. Philosophy and Formal Structure. Practicalities of Scientific Research. Conversation Analysis. Whose Meaning? Thematic Conversational Analysis. 11. Conclusion. Overview. Theories and Their Intellectual Contexts
Control code
26587875
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 240 pages
Isbn
9780131754232
Lccn
92033160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)26587875
Label
Contemporary sociological theory, Warren H. Handel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction. Parsons as Watershed. Organization of the Book. Forms of Theoretical Explanation -- pt. 1. Structural Functionalism and Functional Analysis. 2. Talcott Parsons: Social Systems in an Analytic Action Frame of Reference. General Analytic Theory. Action and Action Systems. Social System. Analytic Research. Overview. 3. Functional Analysis. Problems with the Term Function. Functional Analysis of Jealousy. Merton's Codification of Functional Analysis -- pt. 2. Social Conflict. 4. Conflict Theories: Basic Themes. Substantive Concerns. The Law of Vagrancy -- An Illustrative Study. Power Elites. Three Themes in Conflict Theory. 5. Transitional Conflict Theories. Historical Pattern of Stability and Change. Coser's Transitional Theory of Conflict. Dahrendorf's Middle-Range Theory of Conflict. 6. Conflict Theories of Integration and Change. Giddens's Theory of Structuration. Collins's Conflict Sociology. Feminism: An Emerging Perspective. Looking Ahead. 7. Social Roles: A Middle-Range Conflict Theory. Marginality and Auxiliary Characteristics. Inter- and Intrarole Conflict. Toby's Supernormative Approach to Integration. Merton's Social Factual Conflict Theory of Role Sets. Goode's Theory of Role Strain. The Eclipse of Structural Role Theory. Network Analysis -- pt. 3. Processes of Social Interaction. 8. Symbolic Interaction. Blumer's Critical Program: Purpose in Human Conduct. Symbols and Selves. Erving Goffman: Strategic Concerns and Structural Resources in Interaction. Negotiated Order. 9. Exchange Theories. Homans's Theory of Elementary Forms of Social Behavior. An Illustrative Exchange Argument. Soundness of the Basic Propositions. Networks. Power. Norms. Emerson's Theory of Value. Issues: Individualism and the Scope of Theory. Social Exchange: A Case of Middle-Range Deductive Theorizing. 10. Ethnomethodology. Philosophy and Formal Structure. Practicalities of Scientific Research. Conversation Analysis. Whose Meaning? Thematic Conversational Analysis. 11. Conclusion. Overview. Theories and Their Intellectual Contexts
Control code
26587875
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 240 pages
Isbn
9780131754232
Lccn
92033160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)26587875

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