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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What differs , of course , is the political means at their disposal for realizing their
ideas . A series of ontological conversions are at work in the karmic worldview by
which nature ' s plenitude is encompassed as a closed ecological system .
Steve Fuller, Steve W. Fuller. Glossary Anthropic world - view : The world - view
common to the great monotheistic religions – Judaism , Christianity , Islam - and
secular humanism , all of which identify humans as the ' measure of all things ' .
Karmic world - view : The world - view common to the great Eastern pan - and
poly - theistic religions and the neo - Darwinian synthesis . It stresses the massive
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