The Body and Society: Explorations in Social Theory

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Originally published in 1984, The Body and Society flew against prevailing trends which asked sociologists to understand society in terms of abstractions such as structure, class and function. Instead, in a series of dazzling chapters, Bryan S Turner argued that the body should be the axis of sociological analysis. The Second Edition of this ground-breaking book includes a new introduction which analyzes the social changes which have given a special prominence to the body in contemporary social theory, and ...

The Body and Society: Explorations in Social Theory 2008, Sage Publications Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781412929875

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The Body and Society: Explorations in Social Theory 2008, Sage Publications Ltd, London

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The Body and Society: Explorations in Social Theory 1996, Sage Publications Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780803988095

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The Body and Society: Explorations in Social Theory 1996, Sage Publications (CA), London

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The Body and Society: Explorations in Social Theory 1989, Blackwell Publishers, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780631150534

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