3 edition of Understanding social change in the nineties found in the catalog.
Understanding social change in the nineties
Conversaciones Internacionales de Historia (5th 1993 Pamplona, Spain)
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||V Conversaciones Internacionales de Historia, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, April 22-24, 1993 ; edited by Valentín Vázquez de Prada, Ignacio Olábarri ; contributors, Charles Morazé ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Vázquez de Prada, Valentín., Olabarri Gortazar, Ignacio.|
|LC Classifications||HM101 .C687 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 508 p. :|
|Number of Pages||508|
|LC Control Number||95003346|
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Understanding social change in the nineties: theoretical approaches and historiographical perspectives. Understanding Social Change in the Nineties: Theoretical Approaches and Historiographical Perspectives by Charles Moraze.
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The central concern of Understanding Political Change is to explore the social and political sources of electoral change in Britain. From the Labour successes of the s through the reemergence of the Liberals as a national force in and the rise and fall of the SDP to the potential emergence of the Green Party in the s, Dr Heath and his collaborators chart the continually changing.
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Understanding and Explaining Social Change——79 culture—and social change happens very slowly. It is possible to speak of each generation repeating the life of those who came before, of sons and daughters essentially replicating the way of life of their parents and grandparents.
But social change continues nonetheless. Even the most basic. Social structure, in sociology, the distinctive, stable arrangement of institutions whereby human beings in a society interact and live together.
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