Foundations of Modern Social Theory

This course provides an overview of major works of social thought from the beginning of the modern era through the 1920s. Attention is paid to social and intellectual contexts, conceptual frameworks and methods, and contributions to contemporary social analysis. Writers include Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Montesquieu, Adam Smith, Marx, Weber, and Durkheim.

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University

Yale

Professor

Ivan Szelenyi

Lectures

25 Lectures

University

Yale

Professor

Ivan Szelenyi

Lectures

25 Lectures