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Toward a general theory of action

Toward a general theory of action

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliograhies.

    Statementedited by Talcott Parsons and Edward A. Shils.
    ContributionsParsons, Talcott, 1902-, Shils, Edward, 1910-1995.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM201 P28
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 506 p. :
    Number of Pages506
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20315349M

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OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages diagrams 25 cm: Contents: Some fundamental categories of the theory of action: a general statement / Talcott Parson [and others] --Some observations on theory in the social sciences / Richard C.

Sheldon --Categories of the orientation and organization of action --Personality as a system of action --Systems of value. These contributions by members of the Department of Social Relations of Harvard University and by their visiting collaborators constitute a cooperative attempt to set up, clarify, and interrelate the principles and categories of the theory of the social sciences.

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Includes bibliographies Addeddate Pages: Some fundamental categories of the theory of action: a general statement / Talcott Parsons, Edward A Shils, Gordon W.

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