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This latest edition to the ISA handbook series actively engages with the many traditions of sociology in the world. Twenty-nine chapters from prominent international contributors discuss, challenge and re-conceptualize the global discipline of sociology; evaluating the diversities within and between sociological traditions of many regions and nation-states. They assess all aspects of the discipline: ideas and theories; scholars and scholarship; practices and traditions; ruptures and continuities through an international perspective. Its goal is to become a text for debating the contours of international sociology.

The Visions and Divisions of American Sociology*
The visions and divisions of American sociology
CraigCalhoun, TroyDuster, and JonathanVanAntwerpen

American sociology is sometimes seen internationally as a relatively undifferentiated behemoth. Its size and resources encourage anxieties over its ...

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