Enlightenment and Despair
A History of Social Theory 2nd Revised edition
By (author) Geoffrey Hawthorn
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Enlightenment and Despair by Geoffrey Hawthorn
Book DescriptionGeoffrey Hawthorn has written a substantial conclusion for the second edition of his widely acclaimed critical history of social theory in England, France, Germany and the USA from the eighteenth century onwards. Hawthorn begins with the 'prehistory' of the subject and traces, particularly in the thought of Rousseau, Kant and Hegel, the emergence of certain fundamental distinctions and assumptions whose existence is often overlooked in studies of the traditional 'founding-fathers' of sociology like Marx, Durkheim and Weber.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521337212
(216mm x 138mm x 19mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 12-Mar-1987
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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