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TitleThe social thought of Talcott Parsons : Methodology and American ethos
Author Uta Gerhardt
Imprint Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 2011
Descript xii, 444p. ; 24 cm


Positioning the Parsons project. -- A product of modern European civilization: translating into English Max Weber's Die protestantische Ethik und der Geist des Kapitalismus. -- A charter for modern sociology: the social system and the ethos of American democracy. -- Encounters with the Frankfurt School: a story of exile, estrangement, and epistemology. -- Beyond sociological imagination: the controversy with C. Wright Mills over power and knowledge. -- "... will not down:" the clash with utilitarianism in the name of the American societal community. -- The Parsons project today: social thought for the twenty-first century.

Sociology -- United states -- Methodology Sociology -- United States -- History Sociology -- United States -- History Parsons Talcott 1902-1979

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