The New Political Sociology

Power, Ideology and Identity in an Age of Complexity

  • Graham Taylor

About this book

Introduction

The 21st century has witnessed a fundamental transformation of political institutions and society, alongside cultural, global and complexity turns in social theory. This provocative text gives an overview of key issues, argues for an 'existential turn' in political sociology and brings the study of politics and society up to date.

Keywords

fundamentalism globalization identity Institution Nation political sociology politics social theory sociology transformation violence

Authors and affiliations

  • Graham Taylor
    • 1
  1. 1.University of the West of EnglandUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230276062
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2010
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-230-57333-8
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-27606-2
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