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Culture and rationality

J. Peter Burgess

Culture and rationality

European frameworks of Norwegian identity

by J. Peter Burgess

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Published by Høyskoleforl. in Kristiansand .
Written in English


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StatementJ. Peter Burgess.
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Pagination444 p. ;
Number of Pages444
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Open LibraryOL22590252M
ISBN 108276343872

This book reassesses the research schools in comparative politics, assessing knowledge, advancing theory, and in the end seeking to direct research in the coming years. It begins by examining the three research schools that guide comparative politics; rational choice theory, culturalist analysis, and structuralist approaches. Zygmunt Bauman (/ ˈ b aʊ m ə n /; 19 November – 9 January ) was a Polish-British sociologist and was driven out of the Polish People's Republic during the Polish political crisis and forced to give up his Polish emigrated to Israel; three years later he moved to the United Kingdom. He resided in England from , where he Alma mater: University of Warsaw, London .

Rationality and Cultural Interpretivism: A Critical Assessment of Failed Solutions critically assesses cultural interpretivism by scrutinizing five different proponents of it and their solutions to the problem of rationality. The book examines the works of Peter Winch, Charles Taylor, Clifford Geertz, Marshall Sahlins, and Gananath Obeyesekere Author: Yoshida, Kei. Rationality has been recognized as perhaps the major theme in Max Weber's oeuvre. The commentators who have addressed this theme have generally constricted its polymorphous character. This article inventories Weber's usage of "rationality" and "rationaliza- tion" in Economy and Society and the Collected Essays in the So- ciology of Religion.

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It begins by examining the three research schools 3/5(1). Comparative Politics: Rationality, Culture, and Structure is a revised second edition of the volume that guided students and scholars through the intellectual demands of comparative politics.

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