Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-353) and index.
|Statement||Donald N. Levine.|
|LC Classifications||HM19 .L48 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 365 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||365|
|ISBN 10||0226475468, 0226475476|
|LC Control Number||95003389|
Visions of the Sociological Tradition by Donald N. Levine () Paperback Bunko – out of 5 stars 5 ratings. See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" /5(5). ABOUT THIS BOOK Don Levine moves from the origins of systematic knowledge in ancient Greece to the present day to present an account that is at once a history of the social science enterprise and an introduction to the cornerstone works of Western social thought. "Visions" has three meanings, each of which corresponds to a part of the : Donald N. Levine. An Amharic translation of this book (Tiliqitu Etyopya) was published in by the Addis Ababa University Press. Other publications include Visions of the Sociological Tradition () and, most recently, Powers of the Mind: The Reinvention of Liberal Learning. Visions of the Sociological Tradition by Donald N Levine ISBN ISBN Paperback; Chicago, Illinois, U.s.a.: University Of Chicago Press, ; ISBN .
List of Figures Acknowledgments Prologue Pt. 1: Visions of the Past: Six Histories in Search of a Tradition 1: Disciplines and Their Stories 2: Positivist and Pluralist Narratives 3: Synthetic Narratives 4: Humanist and Contextualist Narratives 5: The Changing Need for Narratives Pt. 2: Visions of the Future: Seven Traditions in Search of a Good Society 6: The Hellenic Tradition 7: The British Tradition 8: The . 'Sociology of Law: Visions of a Scholarly Tradition is a heavily programmatic book, packed with brief summaries of key figures in the sociology of law wth corresponding biographical sketches. the book's encyclopaedic breadth is admirable and the author, Mathieu Deflem, an Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology of the University Author: Mathieu Deflem. 'Sociology of Law: Visions of a Scholarly Tradition is a heavily programmatic book, packed with brief summaries of key figures in the sociology of law wth corresponding biographical sketches. the book's encyclopaedic breadth is admirable and the author, Mathieu Deflem, an Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology of the University of South Carolina, is to be congratulated on not dismissing /5(3). Visions of the sociological tradition. Extract from 'The Italian Tradition', pp