Between Literature and Science
The Rise of Sociology
By (author) Wolf Lepenies
Translated by R. J. Hollingdale
Series edited by Quentin Skinner
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Between Literature and Science by Wolf Lepenies
Book DescriptionThe theme of this book is the conflict that arose in the early nineteenth century between the literary and scientific intellectuals of Europe, as they competed for recognition as the chief analysts of the unique industrial society in which they lived. Sociology was conceived as the third major discipline, a hybrid of the scientific and literary traditions. The author chronicles the rise of the alternative discipline by discussing the lives and works of the most prominent thinkers of the time, in England, France, and Germany. The book presents a penetrating study of idealists grappling with reality when industrial society was in its infancy. Published with the support of the Exxon Education Foundation.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521338103
(228mm x 152mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 16-Jun-1988
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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