By Piotr Sztompka
A outstanding function of the human situation is its twin, contradictory, inherently cut up personality; at the one hand, autonomy and freedom; at the different, constraint and dependence on social constitution. This quantity addresses this valuable challenge of the linkage among human motion and social constitution in sociological and social technological know-how conception. Contributions disguise a number of varied methods to the agency-structure troublesome, and characterize the paintings of a couple of prime foreign sociologists. Their efforts aspect to a reorientation of social concept, either on philosophical and methodological levels.
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Agency and Structure (RLE Social Theory): Reorienting Social Theory: Volume 2 (Routledge Library Editions: Social Theory) by Piotr Sztompka