Introducing Critical Theory

Author: Professor Stuart Sim
Publisher: Icon Books Ltd
ISBN: 1848317808
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Stuart Sim and Borin Van Loon's incisive graphic guide provides a route through the tangled jungle of competing ideas and provides an essential historical context, situating these theories within tradition of critical analysis going back to ...

Introducing Critical Theory

Author: Stuart Sim
Publisher: Totem Books
ISBN: 9781840462647
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This book provides a route through a jungle of competing theories. It puts into context recent developments by situating them within the longer-term tradition of critical analysis -- back to the rise of Marxism.

Introducing Literary Theories

Author: Julian Wolfreys
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780748614837
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The historical focus and ecumenical breadth of this collection fills an important scholarly gap and revives the role of Christian social thought in legal and political theory.The first volume of The Teachings of Modern Christianity on Law ...

Introduction To Critical Legal Theory

Author: Ian Ward
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 1859419283
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This new edition focuses even more intently upon the narrative aspect of critical legal thinking and the re-emergence of a distinctive legal humanism, as well as the various related challenges posed by our 'new' world order.

Critical Social Work

Author: Bob Pease
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
ISBN: 9781865089072
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INTRODUCING. CRITICAL. THEORIES. IN. SOCIAL. WORK. Bob. Pease,. June.
Allan. and. Linda. Briskman. When we were in the process of writing this hook
and discussing the project with academic colleagues and practitioners, we were
sometimes asked: Is there still a need to articulate a 'critical' social work? Is not all
social work 'critical' in the sense of being committed to social as well as individual
transformation? Some contemporary social work writers believe this to be so.

Making Sense Of Management

Author: Mats Alvesson
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1446263886
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The second edition of Making Sense of Management will be of interest to students and researchers in critical management studies and students on general management courses with a critical perspective.

Einf Hrung In Die Literaturtheorie

Author: Terry Eagleton
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 3476014347
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Was ist Literatur? , fragt das mittlerweile legendäre Einleitungskapitel dieses Bandes. Pointiert und kritisch-souverän zugleich führt Eagleton an erste literaturtheoretische Fragen heran.

Critical Social Theory In Public Administration

Author: Richard C. Box
Publisher: M.E. Sharpe
ISBN: 9780765615541
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with its media-driven, homogeneous popular culture. In this situation, the
question is whether to accept the status quo or to challenge it by introducing
critical imagination of societal alternatives into the discourse. This book suggests
that the latter choice, for some people in specific circumstances, is preferable to
passivity and acceptance. As discussed in the first chapter, for several reasons
critical theory has not had a significant impact within public administration. It is
not the purpose of ...

Beyond Friend And Foe

Author: Volker Heins
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004188002
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Introduction. CriticalTheory. and. the. Political. This book addresses the question
of how authors writing in the tradition of the Frankfurt School of Critical Theory
contribute to our understanding of politics—or what is now fashionably called “the
political”—in contemporary society. For some commentators this question is
rather pointless; they argue that Critical Theory might still be interesting for
philosophers, media scholars or musicologists without, however, possessing a “
political ...

Critical Theories Of Globalization

Author: C. el-Ojeili
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230626459
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This accessible text provides a comprehensive overview of globalization and its consequences from the perspective of social and political critical theory.