Norbert Elias and Modern Social Theory

Dennis Smith offers a fascinating survey of Elias's life and writings and traces the growth of his reputation. He also illustrates how Elias's insights can be applied to understand Western modernity and social and political change, showing why Elias is so important to sociology.
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  • Pub date: November 2000
  • English
  • 9781849208222 / 0761961089
  • United Kingdom
  • Primary Price: 29.99 GBP
  • Pages: 208
  • SAGE Publications / SAGE Publications Ltd
  • Readership: College - higher education
  • Publish State: Published
  • Responsibility: Dennis Smith.
  • Page size: 24
  • Series: Published in association with Theory, Culture & Society
  • Reference Code: BDZ0002549490