By Philip Walsh
Arendt Contra Sociology re-assesses the connection among Arendt's paintings and the theoretical foundations of sociology, bringing her insights to endure on a few key subject matters inside of modern theoretical sociology. Re-reading Arendt's differences among labour, fabrication and motion as a concept of the basic ontology of human societies, this e-book assesses her feedback of the tendency of many sociological paradigms to conflate the task of fabrication with that of motion. It re-examines Arendt's figuring out of important components of study inside modern theoretical sociology - together with the which means of strength, the trajectory of contemporary technological know-how, the increase of consumerism and the matter of reflexivity.
This quantity bargains a complete reconstruction of Arendt's proposal, uncovering its refutation of, or latent contribution to, key sociological methods. it will likely be of curiosity to sociologists, social and political theorists and philosophers of social science.
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