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A New Science: The Breakdown of Connections and the Birth of Sociology

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""What makes this book stand out is the way in which Mazlish situates sociology in the broader context of late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century social thought. This is the most interesting treatment I have read of how there came to be a felt need for sociology, of how a place was created in the intellectual firmament for this new science."" -Craig Calhoun, University of North Carolina ""At a time of the breakdown of sociology, or at least the virtual loss of the idea of historicity within the discipline, this ...

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A New Science: The Breakdown of Connections and the Birth of Sociology
1993, Penn State University Press, University Park, PA

ISBN-13: 9780271025872

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A New Science: The Breakdown of Connections and the Birth of Sociology
1993, Penn State University Press, University Park, PA

ISBN-13: 9780271010922

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A New Science: The Breakdown of Connections and the Birth of Sociology
1989, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195058468

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