The Moral Fabric in Contemporary Societies

The Annals of the International Institute of Sociology – Volume 9

Edited by Grażyna Skąpska, Annamaria Orla-Bukowksa and Krystof Kowalski

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€90,00
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ISBN13: 
9789004131149
Publication Date: 
July 2003
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
x, 382 pp.
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ISSN: 
1568-1548
Volume: 
9

Edited by Peter Hedström and Björn Wittrock

This volume constitutes a sustained effort by prominent sociologists and other social scientists to assess the current standing of sociology. It is a stocktaking of the unique nature of sociology in the light of advances within the discipline itself and within a range of neighbouring disciplines.
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Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004165694
Publication date: 
January 2009

Edited by Jing Tiankui, Masamichi Sasaki and Li Peilin

This volume provides a compendium of papers presented at the 36th World Congress of the International Institute of Sociology, papers which address issues related to the age of globalization and social change, including cultural diversities, migration and equality, social transformation, and...
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Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004151437
Publication date: 
August 2006

Edited by Eliezer Ben-Rafael with Yitzhak Sternberg

This book is about the sociologists' analyses of the newness of our time. It discusses five conceptual perspectives: (1) Multiple modernities; (2) Globalization; (3) Multiculturalism; (4) The declining accountability of the State; (5) Postmodernity. The divergent propositions which surface...
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Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004121973
Publication date: 
June 2001

Edited by Erwin K. Scheuch and David Sciulli

These papers, from the 1997 Cologne conference of the International Institute of Sociology, are written by major, contemporary sociologists. A number of issues are discussed, including freedom of societies; the privatisation of belief, ethnicity, and globalisation; East-West relations; and...
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Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004116641
Publication date: 
September 2000