The Social after Gabriel Tarde: Debates and Assessments (Culture, Economy and the Social)

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780415534260: The Social after Gabriel Tarde: Debates and Assessments (Culture, Economy and the Social)

The social sciences and humanities are now being swept by a Tardean revival, a rediscovery and reappraisal of the work of this truly unique thinker, for whom ‘everything is a society and every science a sociology’. Tarde is being brought forward as the misrecognised forerunner of a post-Durkheimian era. Reclaimed from a century of near-oblivion, his sociology has been linked to Foucaultian microphysics of power, to Deleuze's philosophy of difference, and most recently to the spectrum of approaches related to Actor Network Theory. In this connection, Bruno Latour hailed Tarde’s sociology as "an alternative beginning for an alternative social science". This volume asks what such an alternative social science might look like.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Matei Candea is a lecturer in social anthropology at Durham University, UK, and previously Sigrid Rausing Lecturer in collaborative anthropology at the University of Cambridge, UK. He received his doctorate from Cambridge in 2006 for work on difference, knowledge and relationality in Corsica, and has published a number of articles on this topic and on the subject of ethnographic method and anthropological theory. A book entitled Corsican Fragments: Difference, Knowledge and Fieldwork is forthcoming with Indiana University Press in 2010. His post-doctoral research focuses on the interplay of engagement and detachment in everyday relations between behavioural biologists and the animals they study.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 54.95
US$ 45.91

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 10.81
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

CANDEA, MATEI.
Published by Routledge (2017)
ISBN 10: 0415534267 ISBN 13: 9780415534260
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller:
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2017. Paperback. Book Condition: NEW. 9780415534260 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Print on Demand title, produced to the highest standard, and there would be a delay in dispatch of around 10 working days. Bookseller Inventory # HTANDREE0230908

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 45.91
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.81
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Published by Routledge (2012)
ISBN 10: 0415534267 ISBN 13: 9780415534260
New Paperback First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0415534267

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 69.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Candea, Matei (Edited by)
Published by Routledge (2012)
ISBN 10: 0415534267 ISBN 13: 9780415534260
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 304 pages. 9.10x6.10x0.90 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0415534267

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 77.80
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.10
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds