Quarto. XXXVI, 255, pp. Original printed wrappers over red cloth with silver lettering on spine and blind-stamped printer's device on front cover. This work is a translation of "Der sinnhafte Aufbau der sozialen Welt", first published in 1932. It bridges the areas of sociology and philosophical theory. It introduces a whole new theory of the nature of social relationships as such, and with it a philosophical analysis of the basic concepts of the social sciences. Minor age-toning and soiling on wrappers. Staining and tiny closed tears on lower part of page XXVII. Wrappers in overall good, binding and interior in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Phenomenology of the Social World
Publisher: Northwestern University Press
Publication Date: 1967
Book Condition: vg
Edition: First American edition.
Book Description Northwestern University Press, 1967. First Edition. NEWSLETTER TEXT: Alfred Schutz THE PHENOMENOLOGY OF THE SOCIAL WORLD Northwestern University Press, 1967. An Austrian social scientist whose work bridged sociological and phenomenological traditions, Schutz provides a sound philosophical basis for the sociological theories of Max Weber. Using a Husserlian phenomenology, he provides a complete and original analysis of human action and its "intended meaning." Hardcover in dust jacket. 255 pages. CONDITION NOTES: 8vo., xxxvi, 255pp.; VG/VG-; spine tan with brown and black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; two minor rips to front upper edge of dust jacket, minor bumping and shelfwear; interior clean; shelved philosophy. Dupont. Bookseller Inventory # 9-39-1267892