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Conflict Sociology: A Sociological Classic Updated

Randall Collins, Stephen K. Sanderson - Social Science - 2015 - 368 pages
This new edition is a substantial abridgment and update of Randall Collins's 1975 classic, Conflict Sociology. The first edition represented the most powerful and comprehensive ...
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Weberian Sociological Theory

Randall Collins - Philosophy - 1986 - 356 pages
A new interpretation of Weberian sociology, showing its relevance to current world isues.
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Interaction Ritual Chains

Randall Collins - Social Science - 2004 - 439 pages
Attempts to develop a "radical microsociology". This book proposes that successful rituals create symbols of group membership and pump up individuals with emotional energy ...
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Randall COLLINS - Philosophy - 2009 - 1120 pages
Randall Collins traces the movement of philosophical thought in ancient Greece, China, Japan, India, the medieval Islamic and Jewish world, medieval Christendom, and modern ...
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Macrohistory: Essays in Sociology of the Long Run

Randall Collins - History - 1999 - 312 pages
Explores the accomplishments of the golden age of "macrohistory," the sociologically informed analysis of long-term patterns of political, economic, and social change. The ...
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Violence: A Micro-sociological Theory

Randall Collins - Social Science - 2009 - 584 pages
In the popular misconception fostered by blockbuster action movies and best-selling thrillers--not to mention conventional explanations by social scientists--violence is easy ...
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