The New Sociological Imagination
C. Wright Mills' classic The Sociological Imagination has inspired generations of students to study Sociology. However, the book is nearly half a century old. What would a book address, aiming to attract and inform students in the 21st century? This is the task that Steve Fuller sets himself in this major new invitation to study Sociology.
" critically examines the history of the social sciences to discover what the key contributions of Sociology have been and how relevant they remain
" demonstrates how biological and sociological themes have been intertwined from the beginning of both disciplines, from the 19th century to the present day
" covers virtually all of sociology's classic theorists and themes
" provides a glossary of key thinkers and concepts.
This book sets the agenda for imagining Sociology in the 21st century and will attract students and professionals alike.
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SPORR Interlude To be sure , innovation works somewhat differently in the
Austrian and American cases , though both share the Schumpeterian awareness
of innovation as creative destruction . In the Austrian case , the consumer comes
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wowwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww w The innovative mentality ' s discounting of the
future generates a mystique surrounding innovation , especially the alleged
genius of entrepreneurship .
PASSAR The innovative mentality ' s discounting of the future generates a
mystique surrounding innovation , especially ... of collective memory may both
motivate people to innovate and allow them to recognize achievements as
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