By Alain Touraine
Touraine is without doubt one of the top social thinkers on this planet this day and lots of of his books were released in English.In this booklet Touraine provides a brand new theoretical framework for figuring out the modern global. it's a large theoretical paintings which seeks to make feel of daily adventure at first of the twenty first century.This is an immense new theoretical paintings through one of many major sociologists on the earth today.A nice reference booklet for these learning sociology and social thought at any point.
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