Social Determinisms and Individual Freedom

  • Raymond Boudon

Abstract

Contemporary sociology may often take the form of a sociology without a subject. Homo sociologicus is either described as if he were programmed by ‘social structures’ or as if he were determined by his social origins and his social position.

Keywords

Europe Income Coherence Assimilation Stratification 

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Chapter 7

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