Harriet Martineau: Theoretical and Methodological Perspectives

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Psychology Press, Nov 1, 2002 - Social Science - 233 pages
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The Essays in this volume explore the work of Harriet Martineau from a sociological perspective, highlighting her theoretical contributions in the areas of the sociology of labor, gender and political economy. The contributors each offer a contextual, theoretical and methodological assessment of her work beginning with the opportunities and challenges of utilizing Martineau pedagogically in the sociology classroom.
 

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Contents

CHAPTER
23
CHAPTER THREE
41
CHAPTER FOUR
59
CHAPTER FIVE
75
CHAPTER
99
Her Empirical Investigations
115
CHAPTER EIGHT
153
CHAPTER NINE
169
EPILOGUE
191
About the Contributors
213
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Michael R. Hill is Chair-Elect of the American Sociological Association's Section on the History of Sociology and is the editor of the sesquicentennial edition of Harriet Martineau's How to Observe Morals and Manners.
Susan Hoecker-Drysdale is Professor Emerita of Sociology at Concordia University, Montreal, and is the author of Harriet Martineau: First Woman Sociologist.

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