• Gratis verzending
  • Al meer dan 1 miljoen studenten bestelden hier

Social Theories of Risk and Uncertainty: An Introduction

Zinn, Jens O.

9781405153362 - Social Theories of Risk and Uncertainty: An Introduction

Artikelomschrijving

Written by leading experts in the field, Social Theories of Risk and Uncertainty is an introduction to mainstream theorizing on risk and uncertainty in sociology. Provides an overview of the historical developments and conceptual aspects of risk Identifies why theorizing on risk is necessary and highlights specific sociological contributions to this field of research Explores key topics including risk society and reflexive modernization, culture and risk, governmentality and risk, systems theory and risk, and edgework and voluntary risk taking Offers a comprehensive look at the promises, pitfalls, and perspectives of risk theorizing

Specificaties

Auteur Zinn, Jens O.
ISBN/EAN 9781405153362
Druk 1
€ 34,56 € 38,40
Verwachte bezorgdatum: 26-03

Artikelomschrijving

Written by leading experts in the field, Social Theories of Risk and Uncertainty is an introduction to mainstream theorizing on risk and uncertainty in sociology. Provides an overview of the historical developments and conceptual aspects of risk Identifies why theorizing on risk is necessary and highlights specific sociological contributions to this field of research Explores key topics including risk society and reflexive modernization, culture and risk, governmentality and risk, systems theory and risk, and edgework and voluntary risk taking Offers a comprehensive look at the promises, pitfalls, and perspectives of risk theorizing

Specificaties

Auteur Zinn, Jens O.
ISBN/EAN 9781405153362
Druk 1