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    Truth or Dare. . .

     By P J Night [Paperback 2013]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days For ages women have come together over coffee, cocktails, or late-night phone chats to analyze the puzzling behavior of men. Greg Behrendt and Liz Tuccillo are here to say that -- despite good intentions -- you're wasting your time. Men are not complicated, although they'd like you to think they...   more
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    Social Theory: The Multicultural and Classic Readings, Third Edition

     By Charles Lemert [Paperback, 3rd Edition]
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    Available. This first truly multicultural anthology collects important, readable texts representative of the full range of social theory as it has developed from the nineteenth century to the present. Now that social theory is practiced in many disciplines, it is time to reflect on the variety of theories being read today...   more
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    SOCIOLOGICAL THEORY

     By George Ritzer [Paperback 2011, 5th Edition]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 3-5 days About the Book : This is a comprehensive text on sociological theory that discusses classical and contemporary theory. Arranged chronologically, it spans the history of sociological theory from its inception to the present. Key theories are integrated with biographical and autobiographical sketches of the lives of theorists to place readings...   more
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    Pedagogy of the Oppressed

     By Paulo Freire [Paperback 2005]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 2-3 days This text argues that the ignorance and lethargy of the poor are the direct result of the whole economic, social and political domination. The book suggests that in some countries the oppressors use the system to maintain a 'culture of silence'. Through the right kind of education, the book suggests,...   more
  • 5.  

    The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature

     By Steven Pinker [Paperback 2007]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 2-3 days Widely acknowledged as one of the world's leading experts on language and the workings of the mind, Pulitzer Prize finalist Pinker has undertaken the most ambitious and controversial work of his career--a brilliant reexamination of the concept of human nature. "In a work of outstanding clarity and sheer brilliance Steven...   more
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    The Theory of the Leisure Class

     By Thorstein Veblen [Paperback 1994]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days In his scathing The Theory of the Leisure Class, Thorstein Veblen produced a landmark study of affluent American society that exposes, with brilliant ruthlessness, the habits of production and waste that link invidious business tactics and barbaric social behavior. Veblen's analysis of the evolutionary process sees greed as the overriding...   more
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    Introducing Critical Theory

     By Stuart Sim , Borin Van Loon [Paperback 2009]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 2-3 days Provides a route through the tangled jungle of competing theories....   more
    Other Editions: Paperback
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    Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds

     By Charles Mac Kay [Paperback 2009]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days A complete repackaging of the classic work about grand-scale madness, major schemes, and bamboozlement--and the universal human susceptibility to all three. This informative, funny collection encompasses a broad range of manias and deceptions, from witch burnings to the Great Crusades to the prophecies of Nostradamus. More than a century before...   more
  • 9.  

    Contemporary Sociological Theory Exanding the Classical Tradition, 6th ed.

     By Wallace , Wolf [Paperback 2008, 6th Edition]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 2-3 days Contemporary Sociology has been build of the inspiration of the giants of sociology like Marx, Durkheim, Weber, Simmel, and Mead. The contemporary theorists while continuing the classical tradition, they indeed expand the horizons of the discipline from three vantage points of view macrostructural, microinteractional, and interpretative. This simply written book...   more
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    MASTERS OF SOCIOLOGICAL THOUGHT: Ideas in Historical and Social Context

     By Lewis A Coser [Paperback 2012, 1st Edition]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 3-5 days For today's readers to understand the history of sociological theories more is required than a knowledge of formal propositions and theoretical structures. In this impressive and enduring text, Coser elucidates his examination of the ideas of fifteen influential sociological thinkers with a discussion of the social and intellectual circumstances that...   more
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    Sociological Theory

     By Bert N Adams [Paperback 2002, 1st Edition]
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    Social Theory: Roots and Branches: Readings

     By Peter Kivisto [Paperback 2007, 3rd Edition]
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    Available. The third edition of Peter Kivisto's comprehensive collection of student-accessible, primary-source readings provides students an opportunity to experience "first-hand" a broad range of orientations shaping sociological theory today. Its seminal writings from key theorists were selected for their high degree of relevance and accessibility to undergraduates. The readings help students...   more
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    Southern Theory, the Global Dynamics of Knowledge in Social Science

     By Raewyn Connell [Paperback 2008]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 2-3 days Southern Theory presents the case for a radical rethinking of social science and its relationships to knowledge, power and democracy on a world scale. Mainstream social science pictures the world as understood by the educated and affluent in Europe and North America. From Weber and Keynes to Friedman and Foucault,...   more
  • 14.  

    Classical and Contemporary Sociological Theory: Text and Readings

     By Scott Appelrouth , Laura Desfor Edles [Paperback 2007]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 2-3 days This unique hybrid of text and readings combines the major writings of sociology's core classical and contemporary theorists with an historical as well as theoretical framework for understanding them. This novel approach provides students the analytical guidance necessary to interpret the readings. No other theory text combines such "student-friendly" explanation...   more
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    Paroxysm: Interviews with Philippe Petit

     By Jean Baudrillard , Chris Turner [Paperback 1998]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 3-5 days The collapse of communism, the Gulf War, Rwanda and the New World Order, the nature of war, Holocaust denial, and virtual reality are among the many topics covered by Baudrillard, "a sharp-shooting, lone-ranger from the post-Marxist left" ("New York Times"). Paroxysm offers the reader a new way to approach one...   more
    Other Editions: Hardcover 1998
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    Sociology Traditions HB

    [Paperback 2011]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 2-3 days Sociological Traditions looks at the sociology of India from two perspectives: first, understanding the cultural traditions of India with special reference to religious and ethical values; and second, exploring the growth of the sociological traditions of India. Divided in two parts, the book goes beyond mere description of the main...   more
  • 17.  

    Criminal and Social Justice

     By Dee Cook [Paperback 2006]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 3-5 days Criminal and Social Justice provides an important insight into the relationship between social inequality, crime, and criminalization. In this accessible and innovative account, Dee Cook examines the nature of the relationship between criminal and social justice - both in theory and in practice. Current social, economic, political, and cultural considerations...   more
    Other Editions: Hardcover 2006
  • 18.  

    Alternatives to Capitalism

     By Jon Elster , Karl Ove Moene [Paperback 1989]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 2-3 days The essays in this provocative new collection survey and assess institutional arrangements that could be alternatives to capitalism as it exists today. The point of departure agreed upon by the contributors is that on the one hand, capitalism produces unemployment, a lack of autonomy in the workplace, and massive income...   more
  • 19.  

    Community and Political Thought Today

     By Peter Augustine Lawler , Dale Mc Conkey [Hardcover 1998]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 2-3 days There is a crisis in America revolving around social and political life, and the contributors to this essay collection believe it has provoked a renewed attention to the issue of community in political thought. The 14 essays approach the question of community and political thought from a variety of perspectives,...   more
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    Hidden Lives

     By Duncan Green [Paperback 1999]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 2-3 days Exploring the lives of the street children of Latin America through their own eyes and voices, Hidden Lives builds on the concept of children's rights enshrined in the 1989 UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. Through interviews with children across the continent, as well as teachers, welfare workers...   more
    Other Editions: Hardcover 1998
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