The causal power of social structures : emergence, structure and agency / Dave Elder-Vass.

The problem of structure and agency has been the subject of intense debate in the social sciences for over 100 years. This book offers a solution. Using a critical realist version of the theory of emergence, Dave Elder-Vass argues that, instead of ascribing causal significance to an abstract notion...

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Main Author: Elder-Vass, Dave, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
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