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  • The Dark Side of Modernity

    The Dark Side of Modernity
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745648224

    In this book, one of the world s leading social theorists presents a critical, alarmed, but also nuanced understanding of the post-traditional world we inhabit today. Jeffrey Alexander writes about modernity as historical time and social condition,…

  • The Dark Side of Modernity

    The Dark Side of Modernity
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745648217

    In this book, one of the world s leading social theorists presents a critical, alarmed, but also nuanced understanding of the post-traditional world we inhabit today. Jeffrey Alexander writes about modernity as historical time and social condition,…

  • Populism in the Civil Sphere

    Populism in the Civil Sphere
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509544745

    Even as the specter of populism haunts contemporary societies, scholars have not been able to agree about what it is. Except for one thing: a deviation from democracy, the source, it seems, of the precarious position in which so many societies find…

  • Populism in the Civil Sphere

    Populism in the Civil Sphere
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509544738

    Even as the specter of populism haunts contemporary societies, scholars have not been able to agree about what it is. Except for one thing: a deviation from democracy, the source, it seems, of the precarious position in which so many societies find…

  • Performance and Power

    Performance and Power
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745648187

    Performativity has emerged as a critical new idea across the humanities and social sciences, from literary and cultural studies to the study of gender and the philosophy of action. In this volume, Jeffrey Alexander demonstrates how performance can r…

  • Performance and Power

    Performance and Power
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745648170

    Performativity has emerged as a critical new idea across the humanities and social sciences, from literary and cultural studies to the study of gender and the philosophy of action. In this volume, Jeffrey Alexander demonstrates how performance can r…

  • The Performance of Politics

    The Performance of Politics
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199926435

    Contemporary observers of politics in America often reduce democracy to demography, and presidential elections are no exception. But do differences in class, gender, race, and religion really determine the vote? The Performance of Politics develops…

  • The Performance of Politics

    The Performance of Politics
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199744466

    Jeffrey Alexander, a preeminent figure in social theory, offers here a new way of looking at democratic struggles for political power, discussing what happened, and why, during Barack Obama's remarkable run for president. Illustrated with vivid exam…

  • Kulturell sociologi : program, teori och praktik

    Kulturell sociologi : program, teori och praktik
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2011 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789171733368

    Jeffrey C. Alexander förespråkar en ?kulturell sociologi?. Utgångspunkten är att samhälleliga institutioner och sociala handlingar alltid är inbäddade i meningssammanhang. Mening är alltid där. Den finns där som en symbolisk struktur i vår yttre mil…

  • The Nordic Civil Sphere

    The Nordic Civil Sphere

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509538843

    The civil sphere is a distinctively democratic field in modern societies, one that sustains universalizing cultural aspirations and organizational structures and that has tense and uncertain boundaries with other spheres of social life, like the eco…

  • The Nordic Civil Sphere

    The Nordic Civil Sphere

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509538836

    The civil sphere is a distinctively democratic field in modern societies, one that sustains universalizing cultural aspirations and organizational structures and that has tense and uncertain boundaries with other spheres of social life, like the eco…

  • What Makes a Social Crisis?

    What Makes a Social Crisis?
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509538256

    In this book Jeffrey Alexander develops a new sociological theory of social crisis and applies it to a wide range of cases, from the church paedophilia crisis to the #MeToo movement. He argues that crises are triggered not by objective social strain…

  • What Makes a Social Crisis?

    What Makes a Social Crisis?
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509538249

    In this book Jeffrey Alexander develops a new sociological theory of social crisis and applies it to a wide range of cases, from the church paedophilia crisis to the #MeToo movement. He argues that crises are triggered not by objective social strain…

  • The Civil Sphere in Latin America

    The Civil Sphere in Latin America

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108426831

    Social thinkers have criticized Latin American development as incomplete, backward, and anti-modern. This volume demonstrates that, while often deeply compromised and fragmented, Latin American civil spheres have remained resilient, institutionally…

  • The Civil Sphere in Latin America

    The Civil Sphere in Latin America

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108445870

    Social thinkers have criticized Latin American development as incomplete, backward, and anti-modern. This volume demonstrates that, while often deeply compromised and fragmented, Latin American civil spheres have remained resilient, institutionally…

  • Social Performance

    Social Performance

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521674621

    Attempts to synthesize sociological and performance studies theories with conceptual frameworks. From September 11, to the Clinton/Lewinsky affair, to the role of the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission, this work draws on work in perf…

  • Social Performance

    Social Performance

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521857956

    Jeffrey C. Alexander brings together new and leading contributors to make a powerful and coherently argued case for a new direction in cultural sociology, one that focuses on the intersection between performance, ritual and social action. Performanc…

  • The Oxford Handbook of Cultural Sociology

    The Oxford Handbook of Cultural Sociology

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195377767

    In recent decades, the focus of the study of culture in sociology has been divided between the sociology of culture and cultural sociology. In the former approach, culture is seen as a reflection of the deeper and more "real" social structures. A cu…

  • The Oxford Handbook of Cultural Sociology

    The Oxford Handbook of Cultural Sociology

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199338269

    Since sociologists returned to the study of culture in the past several decades, a pursuit all but anathema for a generation, cultural sociology has emerged as a vibrant field. Edited by three leading cultural sociologists, The Oxford Handbook of Cu…

  • The Antinomies of Classical Thought: Marx and Durkheim (Theoretical Logic in Sociology)

    The Antinomies of Classical Thought: Marx and Durkheim (Theoretical Logic in Sociology)
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138997660

    This volume challenges prevailing understanding of the two great founders of sociological thought. In a detailed and systematic way the author demonstrates how Marx and Durkheim gradually developed the fundamental frameworks for sociological materia…

  • The Antinomies of Classical Thought: Marx and Durkheim (Theoretical Logic in Sociology)

    The Antinomies of Classical Thought: Marx and Durkheim (Theoretical Logic in Sociology)
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415724227

    This volume challenges prevailing understanding of the two great founders of sociological thought. In a detailed and systematic way the author demonstrates how Marx and Durkheim gradually developed the fundamental frameworks for sociological materia…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Durkheim

    The Cambridge Companion to Durkheim

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521001519

    Long recognised as a foundational figure in the development of social scientific thought, Emile Durkheim’s work has been the subject of intense debate over the years. This authoritative and comprehensive collection of essays re-examines the im…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Durkheim

    The Cambridge Companion to Durkheim

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521806725

    Long recognised as a foundational figure in the development of social scientific thought, Emile Durkheim's work has been the subject of intense debate over the years. This authoritative and comprehensive collection of essays re-examines the impact o…

  • The Crisis of Journalism Reconsidered

    The Crisis of Journalism Reconsidered

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107085251

    This collection of original essays brings a dramatically different perspective to bear on the contemporary 'crisis of journalism'. Rather than seeing technological and economic change as the primary causes of current anxieties, The Crisis of Journal…

  • The Crisis of Journalism Reconsidered

    The Crisis of Journalism Reconsidered

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107448513

    This collection of original essays brings a dramatically different perspective to bear on the contemporary 'crisis of journalism'. Rather than seeing technological and economic change as the primary causes of current anxieties, The Crisis of Journal…

  • The Drama of Social Life

    The Drama of Social Life
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509518128

    In this book Jeffrey Alexander develops the view that cultural sociology and cultural pragmatics are vital for understanding the structural turbulence and political possibilities of contemporary social life. Central to Alexander s approach is a new…

  • The Drama of Social Life

    The Drama of Social Life
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509518135

    In this book Jeffrey Alexander develops the view that cultural sociology and cultural pragmatics are vital for understanding the structural turbulence and political possibilities of contemporary social life. Central to Alexander s approach is a new…

  • Action and Its Environments

    Action and Its Environments
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231062084

    Jeffrey Alexander, known for his work in sociological theory, breaks new ground in Action and Its Environments. His emphasis here is directly empirical and normative. He builds models, develops classifications, makes definitions, and offers explanat…

  • Self, Social Structure, and Beliefs

    Self, Social Structure, and Beliefs

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520241374

    Teacher, scholar, and leader, Neil Smelser stands as an iconic figure in sociology in the second half of the twentieth century. The essays in this volume, written by prominent scholars from all walks of the social sciences, reveal the range and dept…

  • Rethinking Progress

    Rethinking Progress

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138997332

    Rethinking Progress provides a challenging reevaluation of one of the crucial ideas of Western civilization; the notion of progress. Progress often seems to have become self-defeating, producing ecological deserts, overpopulated cities, exhausted re…

  • Rethinking Progress

    Rethinking Progress
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780044457534

    Rethinking Progress provides a challenging reevaluation of one of the crucial ideas of Western civilization; the notion of progress. Progress often seems to have become self-defeating, producing ecological deserts, overpopulated cities, exhausted re…

  • Obama Power

    Obama Power
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745681993

    What is the source of Obama s power? How is it that, after suffering a humiliating defeat in the 2010 mid-term elections, Obama was able to turn the situation around, deftly outmaneuvering his opponent and achieving a decisive victory in the Novembe…

  • Obama Power

    Obama Power
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745696621

    What is the source of Obama s power? How is it that, after suffering a humiliating defeat in the 2010 mid-term elections, Obama was able to turn the situation around, deftly outmaneuvering his opponent and achieving a decisive victory in the Novembe…

  • A Contemporary Introduction to Sociology

    A Contemporary Introduction to Sociology
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138282049

    The influential authors significantly update their popular introductory text that invites students to reflect on their lives in the context of the combustible leap from modern to postmodern life. The authors show how culture is central to understand…

  • A Contemporary Introduction to Sociology

    A Contemporary Introduction to Sociology
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138282032

    The influential authors significantly update their popular introductory text that invites students to reflect on their lives in the context of the combustible leap from modern to postmodern life. The authors show how culture is central to understand…

  • Performative Revolution in Egypt

    Performative Revolution in Egypt
    av Jeffrey C Alexander

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780930459

    The 2011 revolution in Egypt was revolutionary far beyond regime change in Cairo. It may be considered our first view of what a civil, egalitarian society in the Middle East might look like in the age of Twitter, YouTube and instant global media. Us…

  • Trauma

    Trauma
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745649115

    In this book Jeffrey C. Alexander develops an original social theory of trauma and uses it to carry out a series of empirical investigations into social suffering around the globe. Alexander argues that traumas are not merely psychological but colle…

  • Trauma

    Trauma
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745649122

    In this book Jeffrey C. Alexander develops an original social theory of trauma and uses it to carry out a series of empirical investigations into social suffering around the globe. Alexander argues that traumas are not merely psychological but colle…

  • Modern Reconstruction of Classical Thought

    Modern Reconstruction of Classical Thought
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415738965

    In this volume the author maintains that sociology must learn to combine the insights of both Durkheim and Marx and that it can only do so on the presuppositional ground that Weber set forth. Alexander maintains that the idealist and materialist tra…

  • Durkheimian Sociology

    Durkheimian Sociology

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521396479

    The classic works of Emile Durkheim are characterized by a structural approach to the understanding of collective behaviour, and it is this element of his writings that has been most taken up by modern social science. This volume, however, rejects t…

  • Interpreting Clifford Geertz

    Interpreting Clifford Geertz
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230111721

    Theorist Clifford Geertz's influence extends far beyond Anthropology. This volume reflects the breadth of his influence, looking at Geertz as a theorist rather than as an anthropologist. To date there has been no impartial, comprehensive, and author…

  • Interpreting Clifford Geertz

    Interpreting Clifford Geertz
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230111714

    Theorist Clifford Geertz's influence extends far beyond Anthropology. This volume reflects the breadth of his influence, looking at Geertz as a theorist rather than as an anthropologist. To date there has been no impartial, comprehensive, and author…

  • The Meanings of Social Life

    The Meanings of Social Life
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195306408

    In The Meanings of Social Life , Jeffrey Alexander presents a new approach to how culture works in contemporary societies. Exposing our everyday myths and narratives in a series of empirical studies that range from Watergate to the Holocaust, he sho…

  • Positivism, Presupposition and Current Controversies  (Theoretical Logic in Sociology)

    Positivism, Presupposition and Current Controversies (Theoretical Logic in Sociology)
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415738927

    This volume begins by challenging the bases of the recent scientization of sociology. Then it challenges some of the ambitious claims of recent theoretical debate. The author not only reinterprets the most important classical and modern sociological…

  • Positivism, Presupposition and Current Controversies  (Theoretical Logic in Sociology)

    Positivism, Presupposition and Current Controversies (Theoretical Logic in Sociology)
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138979123

    This volume begins by challenging the bases of the recent scientization of sociology. Then it challenges some of the ambitious claims of recent theoretical debate. The author not only reinterprets the most important classical and modern sociological…

  • Contemporary Introduction to Sociology

    Contemporary Introduction to Sociology
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594512704

    It has been decades since a truly new introduction to sociology has appeared-let alone one from two leading sociologists at the cutting edge of theory and research. Alexander and Thompson's is such a text-the first that takes its lead from the cultu…

  • Den sivile sfære

    Den sivile sfære
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander, Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2015 - Norska (bokmål) - ISBN: 9788202443467

    I denne boka møtes de normative og empiriske vitenskapene, og de møtes på området for sivilsamfunnet. Vi trenger et nytt begrep om sivilsamfunnet som en sivil sfære, en sfære av verdier og institusjoner som både genererer en evne til sosial kritikk…

  • The Civil Sphere in East Asia

    The Civil Sphere in East Asia

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108427838

    Leading sociologists who live and work in East Asia examine their region's most dangerous and explosive social problems, and some of their most stunning success stories, from the viewpoint of Civil Sphere Theory. This new and increasingly influentia…

  • The Civil Sphere in East Asia

    The Civil Sphere in East Asia

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108448208

    Leading sociologists who live and work in East Asia examine their region's most dangerous and explosive social problems, and some of their most stunning success stories, from the viewpoint of Civil Sphere Theory. This new and increasingly influentia…

  • Theoretical Logic in Sociology

    Theoretical Logic in Sociology
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415723770

    This four volume work, originally published in the 1980s and out of print for some years, represents a major attempt to redirect the course of contemporary sociological thought. Jeffrey Alexander analyses the most general and fundamental elements of…

  • Cultural Trauma and Collective Identity

    Cultural Trauma and Collective Identity
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520235953

    In this collaboratively authored work, five distinguished sociologists develop an ambitious theoretical model of "cultural trauma"--and on this basis build a new understanding of how social groups interact with emotion to create new and binding unde…

  • Modern Reconstruction of Classical Thought: Talcott Parsons

    Modern Reconstruction of Classical Thought: Talcott Parsons
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138989573

    In this volume the author maintains that sociology must learn to combine the insights of both Durkheim and Marx and that it can only do so on the presuppositional ground that Weber set forth. Alexander maintains that the idealist and materialist tra…

  • Classical Attempt at Theoretical Synthesis

    Classical Attempt at Theoretical Synthesis
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415738934

    The limits of one-dimensional theory are strikingly revealed in the schools that the founders of the major sociological traditions established. In this volume Max Weber is presented as the theorist who laid out new starting points and the author con…

  • Remembering the Holocaust

    Remembering the Holocaust
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195326222

    Remembering the Holocaust explains why the Holocaust has come to be considered the central event of the 20th century, and what this means. Presenting Jeffrey Alexander's controversial essay that, in the words of Geoffrey Hartman, has already become…

  • Differentiation Theory and Social Change

    Differentiation Theory and Social Change
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander, Paul Colomy, Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231069960

  • Classical Attempt at Theoretical Synthesis  (Theoretical Logic in Sociology)

    Classical Attempt at Theoretical Synthesis (Theoretical Logic in Sociology)
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138997738

    The limits of one-dimensional theory are strikingly revealed in the schools that the founders of the major sociological traditions established. In this volume Max Weber is presented as the theorist who laid out new starting points and the author con…

  • Twenty Lectures

    Twenty Lectures
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231062114

  • Breaching the Civil Order

    Breaching the Civil Order

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108427234

    It is not only a paradox but something of an intellectual scandal that, in an era so shaken by radical actions and ideologies, social science has had nothing theoretically new to say about radicalism since the middle of the last century. Breaching t…

  • The Civil Sphere

    The Civil Sphere
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195369304

    What binds societies together and how can these social orders be structured in a fair way? Jeffrey C. Alexander's masterful work, The Civil Sphere, addresses this central paradox of modern life. Feelings for others - the solidarity that is ignored o…

  • The Civil Sphere

    The Civil Sphere
    av Jeffrey C. Alexander

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195162509

    How do real individuals live together in real societies in the real world? Jeffrey Alexander's masterful work, The Civil Sphere, addresses this central paradox of modern life. Feelings for others-the solidarity that is ignored or underplayed by theo…

  • Culture and Society

    Culture and Society

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521359399

    This volume brings together the major statements by the leading contemporary scholars of cultural analysis on the relationship between culture and society. Part one surveys the range of current analytical debate over culture, focusing on the relatio…