The Blackwell Dictionary of Modern Social Thought, Second Edition
Copyright © 1993, 1994, 2003 2006 by Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Editor(s): William Outhwaite
Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
Print ISBN: 9780631221647
Online ISBN: 9780470999028
About this Book
Modern social thought ranges widely from the social sciences to philosophy, political theories and doctrines, cultural ideas and movements, and the influence of the natural sciences.
- Provides an authoritative overview of the main themes of social thought.
- Long essays and entries give full coverage to each topic.
- Covers major currents of thought, philosophical and cultural trends, and the individual social sciences from anthropology to welfare economics.
- New edition updates about 200 entries and includes new entries, suggestions for further reading, and a bibliography of all sources cited within the text.