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Classical Sociology

Bryan S Turner - Social Science - 1999 - 304 pages
In this book, one of the foremost sociologists of the present day, turns his gaze upon the key figures and seminal institutions in the rise of sociology. Turner examines the ...
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Globalization East and West

Bryan S Turner, Habibul Haque Khondker - Social Science - 2010 - 256 pages
"A wide-ranging, significant contribution." - Göran Therborn, Cambridge University "A lively, well-informed, and accessible guide through the dynamics and complexities of ...
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Medical Power and Social Knowledge

Bryan S Turner - Social Science - 1995 - 288 pages
The fully revised edition of this successful textbook provides a comprehensive introduction to medical sociology and an assessment of its significance for social theory and the ...
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The Body: Social Process and Cultural Theory

Mike Featherstone, Mike Hepworth, Bryan S Turner - Social Science - 1991 - 408 pages
This book [...] will be of interest to an interdisciplinary market in cultural studies, the social sciences and the humanities.
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The SAGE Handbook of Sociology

Craig Calhoun, Chris Rojek, Bryan S Turner - Social Science - 2005 - 590 pages
Providing an authoritative guide to theory and method, the key sub-disciplines and the primary debates in contemporary sociology, this work brings together the leading authors ...
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Decentring Leisure: Rethinking Leisure Theory

Chris Rojek - Education - 1995 - 215 pages
This book explores the meaning of leisure in the context of key social formations of our time. Chris Rojek brings together the insights of feminsim, Marxism, Weber, Elias ...
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Celebrity

Chris Rojek - Education - 2001 - 208 pages
An analysis of the cult of celebrity in modern society.
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