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The Resource The contemporary Giddens : social theory in a globalizing age, edited by Christopher G.A. Bryant and David Jary ; foreword by Will Hutton

The contemporary Giddens : social theory in a globalizing age, edited by Christopher G.A. Bryant and David Jary ; foreword by Will Hutton

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The contemporary Giddens : social theory in a globalizing age
Title
The contemporary Giddens
Title remainder
social theory in a globalizing age
Statement of responsibility
edited by Christopher G.A. Bryant and David Jary ; foreword by Will Hutton
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Since becoming director of the London School of Economics in 1997, Anthony Giddens has played a leading public role, particularly as Prime Minister Tony Blair's sociology guru. This text explains who Giddens is and discusses his work
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • BRYANT, Christopher G A
  • Jary, David
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  • Sociology
  • Globalization
  • Capitalism
  • Structuralism
  • International economic relations
  • Giddens, Anthony
Label
The contemporary Giddens : social theory in a globalizing age, edited by Christopher G.A. Bryant and David Jary ; foreword by Will Hutton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-320) and index
Contents
Anthony Giddens : a global social theorist / Christopher G.A. Bryant and David Jary -- The uses of structuration theory : a typology / Christopher G.A. Bryant and David Jary -- The duality of technology : rethinking the concept of technology in organizations / Wanda J. Orlikowski -- Environmental and medical bioethics in late modernity : Anthony Giddens, genetic engineering and the post-modern state / Ruth McNally and Peter Wheale -- The body, self-identity and social transformation / Christopher G.A. Bryant and David Jary -- Embodiment, structuration theory and modernity : mind/body dualism and the repression of sensuality / Chris Shilling and Philip A. Mellor -- The constitution of global society / Tony Spybey -- The public intellectual and the Third Way / Christopher G.A. Bryant and David Jary -- The future of post-socialism / Michael Rustin -- The two Tonys : why is the prime minister so interested in what Anthony Giddens thinks? / Robert S. Boynton -- Anthony Giddens, Tony Blair and the Third Way / Michael Temple -- The reflexive Giddens : Christopher G.A. Bryant and David Jary in dialogue with Anthony Giddens
Control code
ocm45841606
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 331 p.
Isbn
9780333779057
Lccn
2001021897
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The contemporary Giddens : social theory in a globalizing age, edited by Christopher G.A. Bryant and David Jary ; foreword by Will Hutton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-320) and index
Contents
Anthony Giddens : a global social theorist / Christopher G.A. Bryant and David Jary -- The uses of structuration theory : a typology / Christopher G.A. Bryant and David Jary -- The duality of technology : rethinking the concept of technology in organizations / Wanda J. Orlikowski -- Environmental and medical bioethics in late modernity : Anthony Giddens, genetic engineering and the post-modern state / Ruth McNally and Peter Wheale -- The body, self-identity and social transformation / Christopher G.A. Bryant and David Jary -- Embodiment, structuration theory and modernity : mind/body dualism and the repression of sensuality / Chris Shilling and Philip A. Mellor -- The constitution of global society / Tony Spybey -- The public intellectual and the Third Way / Christopher G.A. Bryant and David Jary -- The future of post-socialism / Michael Rustin -- The two Tonys : why is the prime minister so interested in what Anthony Giddens thinks? / Robert S. Boynton -- Anthony Giddens, Tony Blair and the Third Way / Michael Temple -- The reflexive Giddens : Christopher G.A. Bryant and David Jary in dialogue with Anthony Giddens
Control code
ocm45841606
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 331 p.
Isbn
9780333779057
Lccn
2001021897
Other physical details
ill.

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