Read e-book online An Anatomy of Power: The Social Theory of Michael Mann PDF

By John A. Hall,Ralph Schroeder

ISBN-10: 0521615186

ISBN-13: 9780521615181

ISBN-10: 0521850002

ISBN-13: 9780521850001

Michael Mann is likely one of the so much influential sociologists of modern a long time. His paintings has had an enormous effect in sociology, heritage, political technology, diplomacy and different social technological know-how disciplines. His major paintings, The assets of Social energy, of which of 3 volumes were accomplished, presents an all-encompassing account of the heritage of strength from the beginnings of stratified societies to provide day. lately he has released significant works, Fascists and The darkish part of Democracy. but not like different modern social thinkers, Mann's paintings has no longer, beforehand, been systematically and seriously assessed. This quantity assembles a gaggle of individual students to take inventory, either one of Mann's total process and of his account of specific sessions and old situations. It additionally comprises Mann's answer the place he solutions his critics and forcefully restates his place. this can be a exact and provocative research for students and scholars alike.

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