Concepts In Action

by Peter Sohlberg
Concepts In Action
  • ISBN-13: 9781608461578
  • Author(s): Peter Sohlberg
  • Editor(s): Peter Sohlberg, Hakon Leiulfsrud
  • Subject: Politics & government
  • Publisher: Haymarket Books
  • Imprint: Haymarket Books
  • Publication Date: 28-03-2019
  • Format: p/b

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Concepts in Action provides us with examples of the active and creative use of concepts for constructing and generating new knowledge. Examples of theoretic constructions and topics discussed refers to the function of theory in mainstream sociology; concepts enabling us to expand the range of interpretations; a critical view and approach to general concepts of culture, nature and consumption; concepts dealing with organization, institutions and actors; and examples of travelling concepts such as class, gender, race and social recognition.
About the book

Concepts in Action provides us with examples of the active and creative use of concepts for constructing and generating new knowledge. Examples of theoretic constructions and topics discussed refers to the function of theory in mainstream sociology; concepts enabling us to expand the range of interpretations; a critical view and approach to general concepts of culture, nature and consumption; concepts dealing with organization, institutions and actors; and examples of travelling concepts such as class, gender, race and social recognition.