The Future of Society

The Future of Society

Author(s): William Outhwaite

Published Online: 4 FEB 2008

Print ISBN: 9780631231851

Online ISBN: 9780470773505

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773505

About this Book

This important Manifesto argues that we still need a concept of society in order to make sense of the forces which structure our lives.

  • Written by leading social theorist William Outhwaite
  • Asks if the notion of society is relevant in the twenty-first century
  • Goes to the heart of contemporary social and political debate
  • Examines critiques of the concept of society from neoliberals, postmodernists, and globalization theorists

Table of contents