A History of Sociology in Britain: Science, Literature, and Society by A. H. HalseyA History of Sociology in Britain: Science, Literature, and Society by A. H. Halsey

A History of Sociology in Britain: Science, Literature, and Society

byA. H. Halsey

Paperback | June 16, 2004

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This title includes the following features: First-ever definitive history of the discipline; Written by one of the world's leading scholars on the subject; Examines a British phenomenon in an international perspective

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A. H. Halsey is Emeritus Professor and Fellow of Nuffield College, Oxford.

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Title:A History of Sociology in Britain: Science, Literature, and SocietyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:296 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.66 inPublished:June 16, 2004Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199266611

ISBN - 13:9780199266616

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PrefacePart I: Context1. Literature or Science?2. The Rise of Scientific MethodPart II: Narrative3. Sociology before 19504. The British Post-War Sociologists5. Expansion 1950-19676. Revolt 1968-19757. The Years of Uncertainty 1976-Part III: Analysis8. The Professor: A Survey by Birth Cohort9. Celebrated Sociologists10. The Shape of SociologyPart IV: ConclusionEpilogue : in Eight Essays Zygmunt Bauman, Colin Crouch, Anthony Giddens, A. H. Halsey, Ann Oakley, Jennifer Platt, W. G. Runciman, John WestergaardAppendixes