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The Resource Ernest Gellner and contemporary social thought, edited by Siniša Malešević and Mark Haugaard

Ernest Gellner and contemporary social thought, edited by Siniša Malešević and Mark Haugaard

Label
Ernest Gellner and contemporary social thought
Title
Ernest Gellner and contemporary social thought
Statement of responsibility
edited by Siniša Malešević and Mark Haugaard
Title variation
Ernest Gellner & contemporary social thought
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ernest Gellner's scholarship covered areas as diverse as social anthropology, analytical philosophy, the sociology of the Islamic world, nationalism, psychoanalysis and East European kinship structures. Bringing together a group of social theorists, this book re-examines his central concerns in the light of the modern world
Dewey number
300.92
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1961-
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  • Malešević, Siniša
  • Haugaard, Mark
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  • Gellner, Ernest
  • Social sciences
Label
Ernest Gellner and contemporary social thought, edited by Siniša Malešević and Mark Haugaard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: an intellectual rebel with a cause / Mark Haugaard, Sinis̆a Males̆ević -- Ernest Gellener on liberty and modernity / Alan Macfarlane -- Predation and production in European imperialism / Michael Mann -- Power, modernity and liberal democracy / Mark Haugaard -- Gellner versus Marxism: a major concern or a fleeting affair? / Peter Skalník -- Nationalism: restructuring Gellner's theory / Nicos Mooouzelis -- Between the book and the new sword: Gellner, violence and ideology / Sinis̆a Males̆ević -- Ernest Gellner and the multicultural mess / Thomas Hylland Erksen -- Islam, modernity and science / Michael Lessnoff -- Truth, reason and the spectre of contingency / Kevin Ryan -- Gellner's metaphysic / John A. Hall
Control code
ocn666906030
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 274 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511370403
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)666906030
Label
Ernest Gellner and contemporary social thought, edited by Siniša Malešević and Mark Haugaard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: an intellectual rebel with a cause / Mark Haugaard, Sinis̆a Males̆ević -- Ernest Gellener on liberty and modernity / Alan Macfarlane -- Predation and production in European imperialism / Michael Mann -- Power, modernity and liberal democracy / Mark Haugaard -- Gellner versus Marxism: a major concern or a fleeting affair? / Peter Skalník -- Nationalism: restructuring Gellner's theory / Nicos Mooouzelis -- Between the book and the new sword: Gellner, violence and ideology / Sinis̆a Males̆ević -- Ernest Gellner and the multicultural mess / Thomas Hylland Erksen -- Islam, modernity and science / Michael Lessnoff -- Truth, reason and the spectre of contingency / Kevin Ryan -- Gellner's metaphysic / John A. Hall
Control code
ocn666906030
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 274 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511370403
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)666906030

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