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 6: The Various Traditions and Approaches of German Sociology1

The Various Traditions and Approaches of German Sociology1

The various traditions and approaches of German sociology

In the first part of this paper, the academic institutionalization of sociology under the different political systems and social conditions in Germany in the twentieth century is outlined. A second line of the argumentation notes the ...

  • Loading...
locked icon

Sign in to access this content

Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

  • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
  • Read modern, diverse business cases
  • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles