XWe have detected your location as outside the U.S/Canada, if you think this is wrong, you can choose your location.

Macmillan Higher Education

Theorizing European Societies

Author(s):
Publisher:

Palgrave

Pages: 272
Downloads:

Flyer

Sample chapter

Further Actions:

Recommend to library

AVAILABLE FORMATS

Hardcover - 9780230251519

04 September 2013

$119.00

In stock

Paperback - 9780230251526

04 September 2013

$49.99

In stock

Ebook - 9781137368218

21 August 2013

$49.99

In stock


Explores key sociological concepts and theory in relation to European crises, identity, inequality and social order. It offers a firm understanding of the modernization of Europe and everyday European life, while not...

Show More

Explores key sociological concepts and theory in relation to European crises, identity, inequality and social order. It offers a firm understanding of the modernization of Europe and everyday European life, while not neglecting the historical context. Essential reading for students of sociology in European contexts.

Show Less

Provides a broad scope covering Europe's transformations from its origin to today's crisis - incorporates an historical perspective
Reflexive and systematic approach incorporating different sociological perspectives
Perfect for onesemester course in European studies

Introduction
1. The Idea of Europe: Past and Present
2. Sociology and the Image of European Societies
3. The Modernization of European Societies
4. The Individualization of European Societies
5. The Industrialization of European Societies
6. The Rationalization of European Societies
7. The Globalization of European Societies
Conclusion
Glossary
Index.

Add a review

Marinus Ossewaarde is an Associate Professor in Sociology at the University of Twente, The Netherlands. He is the author of Tocqueville's Moral and Political Thought: New Liberalism (London: Routledge, 2004). He has published articles on Europe-related topics in journals like Current Sociology, Critical Sociology, European Journal of Social Theory, European Societies, Sociology and The European Legacy.

Show More

Marinus Ossewaarde is an Associate Professor in Sociology at the University of Twente, The Netherlands. He is the author of Tocqueville's Moral and Political Thought: New Liberalism (London: Routledge, 2004). He has published articles on Europe-related topics in journals like Current Sociology, Critical Sociology, European Journal of Social Theory, European Societies, Sociology and The European Legacy.

Show Less

Best Sellers