Fifty Key Sociologists: The Contemporary Theorists
Edited by John Scott
Published October 19th 2006 by Routledge – 228 pages
Series: Routledge Key Guides
Fifty Key Sociologists: The Contemporary Theorists covers the life, work, ideas and impact of some of the most important thinkers in this discipline.
Concentrating on figures writing predominantly in the second half of the twentieth century, such as Zygmunt Bauman, Pierre Bourdieu, Judith Butler, Michel Foucault and Claude Lévi-Strauss, each entry includes:
Clearly presented in an easy-to-navigate A–Z format, this accessible reference guide is ideal for undergraduate and postgraduate students of sociology, cultural studies and general studies, as well as other readers interested in this fascinating field.
Preface. Fifty Key Sociologists: The Contemporary Thinkers. About the Contributors