Social and Cultural Theories: A Wrong Life: Studies in Lifeworld-Grounded Critical Theory Vol 1 (Hardcover) - Steven P. Dandaneau|Maude Falcone|Dandaneau Steven Dandaneau|Dandaneau, Steven P.|Falcone, Maude|Steven Dandaneau, Dandaneau

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This study is composed of a series of theoretical reflections inspired by empirical research into the ethical dilemmas of life in contradiction-ridden postmodern America. Adopting a phenomenological orientation toward their own situated, lifecourse experience, the authors dedicate chapters to subjects such as hospital birth, special education, Gen X, community-based anti-crime policy, public intellectuals, and mass death. Drawing primarily from the tradition of Frankfurt School critical theory, and inspired in particular by Theodore W. Arno''s post-war aphorism, "wrong life cannot be lived rightly," this volume seeks to contribute to the project of an empirical critical theory (sociology) as a postmodern ethic.

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Publisher Emerald Group Publishing
Mfg Part# 9780762304783
SKU 30894921
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0762304782
Release Date 4/10/2007
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Book Format Hardcover
Edition 0762
Number of Pages 0320
Publisher Emerald Group Publishing
Series Part 1
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