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I do, however, hope to give the reader a useful way of thinking about why some things change and others do not. Table of contents Chapter 1.

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Paul Sampson added it Sep 19, May 26, Hong Qiu rated it really liked it. This book, then, is meant to get students started in the right way to understand their society by comparing it to others, both contemporary and historical. Even sincethere have been enormous changes, so revising this book has been a far bigger task than I had thought it would be.

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Then I shall explore the essential features of modern industrial societies in the past two centuries that came out of that great European transformation. When he was growing up there were no airplanes, no radios, no televisions, no cars, and the political order of the world, dominated by a few European empires, seemed fixed and eternal. Not only has the world chidot much more than most of us realize, but knowledge about certain aspects of the distant past have also been seriously revised chitot new research.


They can objectively examine what jow ideas work best as societies continue to adapt and change, and this is better than relying on pure ideology or prejudice. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Crime and Disrepute John Hagan. Living from day to day, few of us see clearly how quickly things are changing unless we step back and compare the present with what it was like 10, 20, or 30 years ago. An Outline of Interpretive Sociology.