Professor Jonathan H. Turner provides a brief overview of more than a dozen sociological theories in use today. He explains that sociology is rife with disagreement in nearly every aspect of the field, including research methodology and basic definitions.
- Type of Content: Tutorial
- Title: Contemporary Sociological Theory: 1950 to Present
- Publisher: SAGE Publications, Ltd.
- Publication year: 2017
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- Discipline: Sociology
- Subject: Contemporary Theory, Social Theory (general), Research Methods for Sociology
- Duration: 00:12:52
- Keywords: activism, analysis (methodology), Charles Darwin, conflict theory, cultural theory, debates, determinism, dramaturgical theory of organizations, ecological theory, epistemology, evolutionary approach, exchange theory, functional theory of political campaign discourse, goal setting, organizational ecology, research methodology, research methods, Scientific approach, Scripts, Self concept, Social change, social science, Social structures, Sociology, Structural theory, Symbolic interaction theories, theoretical approaches, theory and research, value neutrality in science, world systems theory
Academic: Jonathan H. TurnerOnline ISBN:9781526420527Copyright: © SAGE Publications Ltd, 2017