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C. Wright Mills and the ending of violence

John D. Brewer

C. Wright Mills and the ending of violence

by John D. Brewer

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Published in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York : Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mills, C. Wright -- 1916-1962,
  • Violence -- Northern Ireland,
  • Violence -- South Africa,
  • Peace -- Sociological aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-190) and index.

    StatementJohn D. Brewer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN398.N6 B74 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 197 p. ;
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18919403M
    ISBN 100333801806
    LC Control Number2003048276
    OCLC/WorldCa51944507

      texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Mills, C. Wright (Charles Wright), Publication date Topics Social sciences Publisher New York: Oxford university press Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor University of California Libraries Language English; und. Bibliographical references Pages: Following the political examination of terrorism, this chapter suggests that the social problem task is not to expose or define the terrorist of the week – be it the Unabomber or the Islamic State organization (ISIS) threatening national security or the Central Intelligence Agency conducting covert actions – but to examine the political processes and practices that maintain, create, and.

      In a new book, C. Wright Mills and the Cuban Revolution, sociologist A. Javier Treviño tells the backstory of that momentous publication. By recounting Mills’s visit and reproducing the transcripts of his interviews, Treviño captures the encounter of one of America’s sharpest postwar thinkers with one of the century’s most important. John David Brewer MRIA FAcSS FRSA is an English sociologist, former President of the British Sociological Association (–12), and Professor of Post Conflict Studies in the Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation and Social Justice at Queen's University was formerly Sixth-Century Professor of Sociology at the University of Aberdeen.

    James Burnham (Novem – J ) was an American philosopher and political theorist. He chaired the philosophy department at New York University; His first book was An Introduction to Philosophical Analysis (). Burnham became a prominent Trotskyist activist in the s. He rejected Marxism and became an even more influential theorist of the right as a leader of the Alma mater: Princeton University, Balliol College, Oxford. The concept that I chose to focus on was the sociological imagination, a concept written about by C. Wright Mills in Mills wrote that he believed that the sociological imagination was becoming a central feature of the social sciences and that for a social scientist to lack that imagination, they would be failing to fulfill their duties as social scientists.


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