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The Resource Explorations in social theory : from metatheorizing to rationalization, George Ritzer, (electronic resource)

Explorations in social theory : from metatheorizing to rationalization, George Ritzer, (electronic resource)

Label
Explorations in social theory : from metatheorizing to rationalization
Title
Explorations in social theory
Title remainder
from metatheorizing to rationalization
Statement of responsibility
George Ritzer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ritzer offers a description of the sociological condition in this text. It contains reflections on uses and missuses of metatheory and finds a way out of the confusion by sketching out the lineaments of an integrated sociological paradigm
Action
digitized
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Ritzer, George
Dewey number
301.01
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Social sciences
  • Civilization
Label
Explorations in social theory : from metatheorizing to rationalization, George Ritzer, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 272-292) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Metatheorizing in sociology -- The deliniation of an underlying architectonic -- Sociology: a multiple paradigm science -- Toward an integrated sociological paradigm: image of the subject matter -- Potential exemplars for an integrated sociological paradigm -- Methodological relationism: lessons for and from social psychology -- From exclusion to inclusion to chaos in sociological theory -- The implications of postmodern social theory for metatheorizing in sociology -- Rationalization and deprofessionalization of physicians -- The McDonaldization of society -- Hyperrationality: an extension of Weberian and neo-Weberian theory -- Mannheim's theory of rationalization: an alternative resource for the McDonaldization thesis? -- The McDonaldization of American sociology: a metasociological analysis
Control code
ocn228114392
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 303 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781446220160
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)228114392
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Explorations in social theory : from metatheorizing to rationalization, George Ritzer, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 272-292) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Metatheorizing in sociology -- The deliniation of an underlying architectonic -- Sociology: a multiple paradigm science -- Toward an integrated sociological paradigm: image of the subject matter -- Potential exemplars for an integrated sociological paradigm -- Methodological relationism: lessons for and from social psychology -- From exclusion to inclusion to chaos in sociological theory -- The implications of postmodern social theory for metatheorizing in sociology -- Rationalization and deprofessionalization of physicians -- The McDonaldization of society -- Hyperrationality: an extension of Weberian and neo-Weberian theory -- Mannheim's theory of rationalization: an alternative resource for the McDonaldization thesis? -- The McDonaldization of American sociology: a metasociological analysis
Control code
ocn228114392
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 303 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781446220160
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)228114392
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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