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Description - Structural Lie by Charles C. Lemert

The Structural Lie tackles one of social science's most mysterious problems. How is it possible to derive statements about the grand structures of social life from their effects in the small movements of everyday life? Prominent sociologist Charles Lemert shows how Marx and Freud provide some answers to this question. Marx derived from the commodity his picture of the capitalist system, Freud diagnosed the character of psyches from the details of dreams, slips and jokes. This wonderfully readable and engaging book lays the foundation for a new social science in an age where a microchip can convey a world of information.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781594515323
ISBN-10: 1594515328
Format: Hardback
(229mm x 152mm x mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Paradigm
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 20-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Charles C. Lemert

Charles Lemert is Andrus Professor of Sociology at Wesleyan University,Connecticut. His most recent book is Durkeim's Ghosts (Cambridge 2006).

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