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The Rules of Sociological Method

And selected texts on sociology and its method

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  • © 1982
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Table of contents (22 chapters)

  1. Introduction

  2. The Rules of Sociological Method

  3. Writings of Durkheim bearing on his view of Sociology and its Method

About the author

Steven Lukes is Professor of Sociology at New York University, USA. He studied at Oxford and has previously held posts at Oxford, Florence, Siena and London. He is an emeritus Fellow of the British Academy and an editor of the European Journal Of Sociology. His writing and teaching have ranged over political science, political and moral philosophy, sociology, anthropology and the philosophy of the social sciences.

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: The Rules of Sociological Method

  • Book Subtitle: And selected texts on sociology and its method

  • Authors: Emile Durkheim

  • Editors: Steven Lukes

  • DOI:

  • Publisher: Red Globe Press London

  • eBook Packages: Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection, Social Sciences (R0)

  • Copyright Information: Macmillan Publishers Limited 1982

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: VI, 270

  • Additional Information: Previously published under the imprint Palgrave

  • Topics: Sociology, general

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