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Major Works: Historical Sociology

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 36 new and published major works in the subject of Historical Sociology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

New and Published Books

  1. Routledge Library Editions: Social Theory

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Social Theory

    Routledge Library Editions: Social Theory brings together as one set and as individual volumes a series of previously out-of-print classic titles from a variety of academic imprints. With books ranging from Advances in Social Theory and Methodology to Capital,...

    Published August 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Theoretical Logic in Sociology

    By Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Series: Theoretical Logic in Sociology

    This four volume work, originally published in the 1980s and out of print for some years, represents a major attempt to redirect the course of contemporary sociological thought. Jeffrey Alexander analyses the most general and fundamental elements of sociological thinking about action and order and...

    Published February 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Women as Mothers in Pre-Industrial England

    Edited by Valerie Fildes

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

    Originally published in 1990, this book met the rising interest in the subject of women in pre-industrial England, bringing together a group of scholars with diverse and wide-ranging interests; experts in social and medical history, demography, women’s studies, and the history of the family, whose...

    Published October 10th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Society

    Edited by Reiner Grundmann, Nico Stehr

    Series: Critical Concepts in Sociology

    What is the nature of our current societies? Do we see a clash of civilizations, or the end of history? The advent of globalization, or the birth of the network society? Are we witnessing the emergence of a risk society, or the advent of the knowledge society? More fundamentally, is ‘society’ an...

    Published December 15th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Philosophy of Science and Sociology

    From the Methodological Doctrine to Research Practice

    By Edmund Mokrzycki

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: History & Philosophy of Science

    Originally published in 1983. This book concentrates on the impact of philosophy of science on sociology and other disciplines. It argues that the impact of the philosophy of science on sociology from the rise of the Vienna Circle until the mid-1980s resulted in a deep-reaching and, in the author’s...

    Published August 18th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Evidence and Explanation in Social Science

    An Inter-disciplinary Approach

    Edited by Gerald Studdert-Kennedy

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: History & Philosophy of Science

    Originally published in 1975. The main concern of this book is the nature of the gap between the theoretical issues, raised at an abstract level by social scientists, and their facts, the material organized in an empirical analysis. The author draws on material from several disciplines to explore...

    Published August 18th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Studies in Social History

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 25th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Army of Charles II

    By John Childs

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 20th 2006 by Routledge

  9. The Trade in Lunacy

    A Study of Private Madhouses in England in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

    By William Ll. Parry-Jones

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 20th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Religious Toleration in England

    1787-1833

    By Ursula Henriques

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 20th 2006 by Routledge

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