Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||International Sociological Association Research Committee on sociology of Law ; edited by Vincenzo Ferrari.|
|Series||Miscellanee / Seminario giuridico della Università di Bologna -- 7, Miscellanee (Università di Bologna. Seminario giuridico) -- 7|
|Contributions||Ferrari, Vincenzo, 1940-|
|LC Classifications||K376 .I58 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||li, 931 p. --|
|Number of Pages||931|
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Since the classic contributions of Weber and Durkheim, the sociology of law has raised key questions on the place of law in society. Drawing together both theoretical and empirical themes, in this book Mathieu Deflem reviews the field's major accomplishments and reveals the value of the multiple ways in which sociologists study the social structures and processes of law/5(12). A. Javier Treviño teaches sociology at Wheaton College in Massachusetts and is the editor of the Law and Society series for Transaction Publishers. He is the author or editor of numerous books, including The Sociology of Law; Talcott Parsons on Law and the Legal System; and George C. Homans: History, Theory, and Method. In addition, his work has appeared in theJournal of Classical Sociology Cited by: The book is organised into six sections, each with an introduction by the editors, on classical sociology of law, structural functionalism and systems theory, critical approaches, interpretive approaches, postmodernism, and pluralism and globalisation, and a conclusion that discusses the relationship between law and sociology. Abstract. Max Weber occupies a central position in the development of sociology. His significance is not merely historical; he remains an ever-present force in contemporary sociology and in this respect he is to be differentiated from Durkheim whose historical importance is widely recognised but is less and less a point of reference in current discussions.
The Sociology of Law offers a distinctive view of contemporary law in Western societies and provides a clear analytical framework for the study of the diverse literature relating to its field. This edition has been enlarged and rewritten to take account of recent theoretical literature, changes of emphasis in interpretation, and new research on legal practice, dispute processing, and law. Book Description. This book presents a clear and precise account of the structure and content of Max Weber's sociology of law: situating its methodological and epistemological specificity in relation to other approaches to the sociology of law; as well as offering a critical evaluation of Weber's usefulness for contemporary socio-legal research. Read, download Sociology of Law - Visions of a Scholarly Tradition for free (ISBNs: , , ). ,.cbz,.cb7,.djvu. Written in German, this book also shows the sharper development of such questions in some non-English-speaking countries. Tomasic, Roman. The sociology of law. London: SAGE. E-mail Citation» Provides a general overview of the sociology of law as well as an illustration of some of its usefulness with reference to a number of empirical.