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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.
Chapter 27: Sociology in Post-World War II Japan1
Sociology in Post-World War II Japan1
Three Paradigm Shifts
This paper reviews the developmental process of social theory in Japan since World War II. In the sixty years that have elapsed, Where has Japanese sociology been and where is it going? To outline the direction of change I will group works by ...