Chapter 8. Ethnomethodology and Social Theory

  1. Professor Bryan S. Turner Professor
  1. Richard A. Hilbert PhD Professor

Published Online: 2 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444304992.ch8

The New Blackwell Companion to Social Theory

The New Blackwell Companion to Social Theory

How to Cite

Hilbert, R. A. (2008) Ethnomethodology and Social Theory, in The New Blackwell Companion to Social Theory (ed B. S. Turner), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444304992.ch8

Editor Information

  1. Alona Evans Distinguished Professor of Sociology, Wellesley College Boston, USA

Author Information

  1. Gustavus Adolphus College, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 5 SEP 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405169004

Online ISBN: 9781444304992

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Keywords:

  • ethnomethodology and social theory;
  • ethnomethodology;
  • ethnomethodology's receptivity to and from social sciences;
  • ethnomethodology's ontology;
  • formal analysis;
  • factual order;
  • Parsons's ontology

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Parsons's Ontology

  • Ethnomethodology's Receptivity to and from the Social Sciences

  • Ethnomethodology's Ontology

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Bibliography