Classical and Contemporary Sociological Theory Readers
May 2012, Wiley-Blackwell
This set contains the two authoritative textbooks Contemporary Sociological Theory, 3rd Edition and Classical Sociological Theory, 3rd Edition.
The third edition of Contemporary Sociological Theory is the definitive guide to current perspectives and approaches in the field, examining key topics and debates in the field. The new edition of Classical Sociological Theory explores the roots of sociology from its undisciplined beginnings to its current influence on contemporary sociological debate.
"With this new edition of Classical Sociological Theory Calhoun and his collaborators have produced the best theory reader there is."Philip Gorski, Yale University
The third edition of Contemporary Sociological Theory is generous and judicious, providing an authoritative guide to an ever-expanding and diverse field."Bryan S. Turner, Presidential Professor of Sociology, CUNY