Social Theory in a Changing World: Conceptions of Modernity
- Publish Date: 1999-08-25
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Gerard Delanty
This book provides a critical assessment of contemporary social theory for students in the social sciences. Delanty examines the writings of a number of key contemporary thinkers, including Habermas, Foucault, Bauman, Touraine, Giddens and Beck, and provides a clear account of the strengths and limitations of their work.