A New Paradigm for Understanding Today's World
By (author) Alain Touraine
New Paradigm for Understanding Today's World by Alain Touraine
Book Description* Touraine is one of the leading social thinkers in the world today and many of his books have been published in English.* In this book Touraine presents a new theoretical framework for understanding the contemporary world. It is a broad theoretical work which seeks to make sense of everyday experience at the beginning of the 21st century.* This is a major new theoretical work by one of the leading sociologists in the world today.* A great reference book for those studying sociology and social theory at any level.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780745636719
(238mm x 161mm x 19mm)
Imprint: Polity Press
Publisher: Polity Press
Publish Date: 24-Aug-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Touraine is one of the leading social thinkers in the world today and many of his books have been published in English. In this book Touraine presents a new theoretical framework for understanding the contemporary world. It is a broad theoretical work which seeks to make sense of everyday experience at the beginning of the 21st century.
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Author Biography - Alain Touraine
A.Touraine, Director, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales Translated by G.Elliot
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