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  1. Old World Traits Transpl:Esc V

    By Robert E. Park, Herbert A. Miller

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 28th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Taxi-Dance Hall:Esc V2

    By Kenneth Thompson

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 28th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Mind & Society Pt1:Esc V3

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 28th 2003 by Routledge

  4. The Early Sociology of Culture

    Edited by Kenneth Thompson

    The study of sociology regularly involves a re-reading of the classics of the discipline, and this collection makes available some of the most important early texts for re-evaluation.The early twentieth century was a crucial period of development for the emerging discipline of sociology. The...

    Published May 28th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Michel Foucault

    By Sara Mills

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    It is impossible to imagine contemporary critical theory without the work of Michel Foucault. His radical reworkings of the concepts of power, knowledge, discourse and identity have influenced the widest possible range of theories and impacted upon disciplinary fields from literary studies to...

    Published May 7th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Transgression

    By Chris Jenks

    Series: Key Ideas

    Transgression is truly a key idea for our time. Society is created by constraint and boundaries, but as our culture is increasingly subject to uncertainty and flux we find it more and more difficult to determine where those boundaries lie. In this fast moving study, Chris Jenks ranges widely over...

    Published March 26th 2003 by Routledge

  7. The Virtual

    By Rob Shields

    Series: Key Ideas

    This book looks at the origins and the many contemporary meanings of the virtual. Rob Shields shows how the construction of virtual worlds has a long history. He examines the many forms of faith and hysteria that have surrounded computer technologies in recent years. Moving beyond the technologies...

    Published November 27th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Media Spectacle

    By Douglas Kellner

    During the mid-1990s, the O.J. Simpson murder trial dominated the media in the United States and were circulated throughout the world via global communications networks. The case became a spectacle of race, gender, class and violence, bringing in elements of domestic melodrama, crime drama and...

    Published November 27th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Key Thinkers for the Information Society

    Volume One

    Edited by Christopher May

    Key Thinkers for the Information Society provides an introduction to some important social theorists whose work has considerable relevance to today's 'brave new world' of information and communication technologies. With the aim of widening current perspectives on the information society, each...

    Published November 20th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Marx and Marxism

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Worsley

    Series: Key Sociologists

    Karl Marx probably had more influence on the political course of the last century than any other social thinker. There are many different kinds of Marxism, and the Twentieth Century saw two huge Marxist states in total opposition to one another. In the West, Marxism has never presented a...

    Published November 13th 2002 by Routledge