© 1982

The Rules of Sociological Method

And selected texts on sociology and its method

  • Authors
  • Editors
  • Steven Lukes

Part of the Contemporary Social Theory book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Introduction

    1. Emile Durkheim
      Pages 1-27
  3. The Rules of Sociological Method

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 29-49
    2. Emile Durkheim
      Pages 50-59
    3. Emile Durkheim
      Pages 60-84
    4. Emile Durkheim
      Pages 108-118
    5. Emile Durkheim
      Pages 119-146
  4. Writings of Durkheim bearing on his view of Sociology and its Method

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 165-165
    2. Emile Durkheim
      Pages 167-174
    3. Emile Durkheim
      Pages 175-208
    4. Emile Durkheim
      Pages 241-242
    5. Emile Durkheim
      Pages 245-247
    6. Emile Durkheim
      Pages 248-248

About this book


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About the authors

Steven Lukes is Professor of Sociology at New York University, USA. He studied at Oxford and has previously held posts at Oxford, Florence, Siena and London. He is an emeritus Fellow of the British Academy and an editor of the European Journal Of Sociology. His writing and teaching have ranged over political science, political and moral philosophy, sociology, anthropology and the philosophy of the social sciences.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title The Rules of Sociological Method
  • Book Subtitle And selected texts on sociology and its method
  • Authors Emile Durkheim
  • Editors Steven Lukes
  • Series Title Contemporary Social Theory
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Macmillan Publishers Limited 1982
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection Social Sciences (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-333-28071-3
  • Softcover ISBN 978-0-333-28072-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-349-16939-9
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VI, 270
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Additional Information Previously published under the imprint Palgrave
  • Topics Sociology, general
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