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Action theory and the human condition / Talcott Parsons.

; Rogers D. Spotswood Collection
New York : Free Press, [1978] .
ISBN 9780029239902, 0029239907

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Other Authors Rogers D. Spotswood Collection.
Subjects Actietheorie.
Action theory.
Educational sociology.
Medicina social -- Discursos, ensayos, conferencias.
Médecine sociale.
Social Medicine.
Social medicine.
Sociologie de l'éducation.
Sociología de la educación -- Discursos, ensayos, conferencias.
Description xi, 464 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1978]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 434-450) and index.
Contents 1. Sociology of health and illness and related topics: The sick role and the role of the physician reconsidered -- Research with human subjects and the "professional complex" -- Health and disease: a sociological and action perspective -- The interpretation of dreams by Sigmund Freud -- 2. Sociology of higher education: The future of the university -- Some considerations on the growth of the American system of higher education and research -- The university "bundle": a study of the balance between differentiation and integration -- Stability and change in the America university -- 3. Sociology of religion: Christianity -- Durkheim on religion revisited: another look at The elementary forms of the religious life -- Belief, unbelief, and disbelief -- The "gift of life" and its reciprocation -- Religion in postindustrial America: the problem of secularization -- 4. The human condition: Death in the Western world -- A paradigm of the human condition.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3868866
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WorldCat Identities Parsons, Talcott, 1902-1979.
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