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The Resource Sociology, phenomenology and Marxian analysis : a critical discussion of the theory and practice of a science of society, Barry Smart

Sociology, phenomenology and Marxian analysis : a critical discussion of the theory and practice of a science of society, Barry Smart

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Sociology, phenomenology and Marxian analysis : a critical discussion of the theory and practice of a science of society
Title
Sociology, phenomenology and Marxian analysis
Title remainder
a critical discussion of the theory and practice of a science of society
Statement of responsibility
Barry Smart
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Language
eng
Summary
Sociology is an established academic discipline but there has been continuing debate over its status as a science and the nature of its subject matter. This led to the emergence of a phenomenological sociology and to critiques of positivist sociology. This critical reappraisal of the relevance of Marxian analysis for a science of society shows how these developments within sociology have had their counterpart in Marxism. The author analyses the status of Marx's work and the Marxist 'tradition' in sociology. He focuses upon those concerns which are common to both Marxian analysis and s
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Smart, Barry
Dewey number
223
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge Library Editions: Phenomenology
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  • Sociology
  • Phenomenalism
  • Communism and society
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Sociology, phenomenology and Marxian analysis : a critical discussion of the theory and practice of a science of society, Barry Smart
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Publication
Note
Originally published in 1976 by Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Sociology and Marxian analysis; The crisis in sociology: the Gouldner thesis; Goffman's dramaturgy; Garfinkel's ethnomethodology; Blackburn's critique of sociology as bourgeois ideology; Shaw's critique of Gouldner's Crisis; Marxism and Marxist sociology; The crisis of Marxist sociology: Birnbaum's thesis; The convergence of Marxism and sociology; Summary; Marx the sociologist revisited; 2 Sociological readings of Marx; Reading Marx
  • 1 Marx the conflict theorist2 Marx the functionalist; 3 Marx the determinist; 4 Marx the action theorist; Summary; 3 Phenomenological sociology -- an alternative sociology?; What is phenomenological sociology?; Studying social reality; Subjective-objective distinction; The macro-micro distinction -- a sociological fallacy?; Phenomenological and empiricist sociology; Schutz; Knowledge and power; Reflexive sociology; Ethnomethodology; Ethnomethodology and sociology; Summary; 4 Phenomenology and Marxism; The convergence of phenomenology and Marxism; Husserl's Crisis
  • Paci's reading of Husserl's CrisisPhenomenological Marxism; Science, capitalist society and sociology; Homo sociologicus; Paci's reading of Marx; Reality and appearance; 5 For a critical science of society; Positivism and empiricism; Marxism as a sociology; Marxian analysis as an alternative to positivist sociology; Sociology and the world of pseudo-concreteness; Doing a phenomenological Marxism; Critical theory and sociology; Reformulating Marxian analysis; Concluding remarks; Notes; Bibliography; Index
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ocn868970494
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1 online resource (xiii, 206 pages)
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online
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9780203762769
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Taylor & Francis
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not applicable
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remote
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(OCoLC)868970494
Label
Sociology, phenomenology and Marxian analysis : a critical discussion of the theory and practice of a science of society, Barry Smart
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1976 by Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Sociology and Marxian analysis; The crisis in sociology: the Gouldner thesis; Goffman's dramaturgy; Garfinkel's ethnomethodology; Blackburn's critique of sociology as bourgeois ideology; Shaw's critique of Gouldner's Crisis; Marxism and Marxist sociology; The crisis of Marxist sociology: Birnbaum's thesis; The convergence of Marxism and sociology; Summary; Marx the sociologist revisited; 2 Sociological readings of Marx; Reading Marx
  • 1 Marx the conflict theorist2 Marx the functionalist; 3 Marx the determinist; 4 Marx the action theorist; Summary; 3 Phenomenological sociology -- an alternative sociology?; What is phenomenological sociology?; Studying social reality; Subjective-objective distinction; The macro-micro distinction -- a sociological fallacy?; Phenomenological and empiricist sociology; Schutz; Knowledge and power; Reflexive sociology; Ethnomethodology; Ethnomethodology and sociology; Summary; 4 Phenomenology and Marxism; The convergence of phenomenology and Marxism; Husserl's Crisis
  • Paci's reading of Husserl's CrisisPhenomenological Marxism; Science, capitalist society and sociology; Homo sociologicus; Paci's reading of Marx; Reality and appearance; 5 For a critical science of society; Positivism and empiricism; Marxism as a sociology; Marxian analysis as an alternative to positivist sociology; Sociology and the world of pseudo-concreteness; Doing a phenomenological Marxism; Critical theory and sociology; Reformulating Marxian analysis; Concluding remarks; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn868970494
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 206 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203762769
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868970494

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