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Social Structure of Right and Wrong (Rev 98 Edition)

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This revised paperback edition features a new prologue and updated citations. The book extends the theoretical approach of Black's classic BEHAVIOR OF LAW (Academic Press, 1976) to a dramatically larger universe: the handling of conflict across societies and history. It also introduces and illustrates Black's"pure sociology,"a new theoretical paradigm applicable to human behavior of every kind.

Key Features

* Provides current sociological theory on largely unexplored topics such as vengeance, discipline, avoidance, pacification, negotiation and toleration

Contains new concepts and typologies applicable to partisan and nonpartisan forms of conflict management

* Illustrates modern theoretical perspectives on:

* Crime as self-help

* The broadening liability of organizations

* Social control of the self

* The behavior of third parties

* Partisanship as social gravitation

* Moralism as social repulsion

Book News Annotation:

Extends Black's (social sciences, U. of Virginia-Charlottesville) theoretical approach presented in his 1976 Behavior of Law to the handling of conflict across societies and history. Also introduces and illustrates his new theoretical paradigm, Pure Sociology, applicable to human behavior of every kind. Revised from the 1993 hard cover edition.
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Synopsis:

es and history. It also introduces and illustrates Black's "pure sociology," a new theoretical paradigm applicable to human behavior of every kind.

Synopsis:

This revised paperback edition features a new prologue and updated citation. The book extends the theoretical approach of Black's classic Behavior of Law (1976) to a dramatically larger universe: the handling of conflict across societies and history. It also introduces and illustrates Black's "pure sociology," a new theoretical paradigm applicable to human behavior of every kind.

Table of Contents

First Edition Won Both the 1994 Theory Prize and the 1994 Distinguished Book Award of the American Sociological Association

Product Details

ISBN:
9780121028039
Author:
Black, Donald
Publisher:
Emerald Group Publishing
Location:
San Diego :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Ethics
Subject:
Sociology - Social Theory
Subject:
Human Geography
Subject:
Conflict management
Subject:
Social conflict
Subject:
Right and wrong
Subject:
Sociology - General
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Revised
Publication Date:
19971231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in.

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"Synopsis" by , This revised paperback edition features a new prologue and updated citation. The book extends the theoretical approach of Black's classic Behavior of Law (1976) to a dramatically larger universe: the handling of conflict across societies and history. It also introduces and illustrates Black's "pure sociology," a new theoretical paradigm applicable to human behavior of every kind.
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