The main feature of this book is a discussion of 'role analysis' and its relevance to social structure. Arguing that the role system of a society is the matrix of its social structure, the author presents a detailed theoretical analysis of the problems inherent in this approach.
· The problems of role analysis.
· Conformity and deviance
· The coherence of role systems
· Degrees of abstraction
· Structure, time and reality
Originally published in 1957.
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'This book is destined to be one of the great theoretical treatises of twentieth century social anthropology.' - Meyer Fortes
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Book Description Routledge, 1957. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110710018819
Book Description Routledge. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0710018819 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1209363
Book Description Routledge, 1957. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0710018819