By Bryan S. Turner,Robert J. Holton
'In this outstanding number of essays, Holton and Turner show that Parsonian sociology addresses the main significant difficulties of our time – problems with illness and well-being, energy and inequality, the character of capitalism and its attainable possible choices. They boost a mature and unique standpoint on Parsons because the in simple terms classical theorist who kept away from crippling nostalgia. Holton and Turner not just speak about Parsonian sociology in a profound and insightful approach, they do it, and do it good. As sociology strikes clear of the inflexible dichotomies of prior debate, this ebook may also help element the way.' – Jeffrey Alexander, Professor and Director of Graduate stories in Sociology, UCLA
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Talcott Parsons on Economy and Society (RLE Social Theory): Volume 85 (Routledge Library Editions: Social Theory) by Bryan S. Turner,Robert J. Holton