all ebooks in category: Sociology of Social Theory

The Socionomic Theory of Finance
English | ISBN: 0977611256 | December 28, 2016 | EPUB | 813 pages | 17 MB

The Socionomic Theory of Finance is a 13-year-long effort by Robert Prechter. It includes supporting chapters from twelve other scholars, writers, researchers and analysts. In …

The radicalism of ethnomethodology: An assessment of sources and principles
September 1, 2018 | ISBN: 1526124629, 1526145901 | English | 208 pages | PDF | 5 MB

There have been relatively few well-informed, critical assessments of ethnomethodology and conversation analysis. This book examines some of the background to these approaches, notably the …

What We Really Do All Day: Insights from the Centre for Time Use Research (Pelican)
English | June 27th, 2019 | ISBN: 0241285569 | 352 pages | EPUB | 5.92 MB

How has the way we spend our time changed over the last fifty years? Are we really working more, sleeping less and addicted to our …

Regimes of Happiness: Comparative and Historical Studies
2019 | ISBN: 1783088850 | English | 268 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

'Regimes of Happiness' is a comparative and historical analysis of how human societies have articulated and enacted distinctive notions of human fulfillment, determining divergent moral, …

«Outsiders» by Howard S. Becker
English | ISBN: 9781439136362 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

One of the most groundbreaking sociology texts of the mid-20th century, Howard S. Becker’s Outsiders is a thorough exploration of social deviance and how it …

Blueprint: The Evolutionary Origins of a Good Society
English | March 26, 2019 | ISBN: 0316230030 | 544 pages | PDF | 19 Mb

"A dazzlingly erudite synthesis of history, philosophy, anthropology, genetics, sociology, economics, epidemiology, statistics, and more" (Frank Bruni, New York Times ), Blueprint shows how and …

Demodernization: A Future in the Past
2018 | ISBN: 3838211405 | English | 424 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Medical doctors driving taxis, architects selling beer on street corners, scientific institutes closed down amid rusting carcasses of industrial plants―these images became common at the …

Murderous Consent: On the Accommodation of Violent Death
English | ISBN: 0823283747 | 2019 | 224 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Murderous Consent details our implication in violence we do not directly inflict but in which we are structurally complicit: famines, civil wars, political repression in …