Essays on the Sociology of Culture : Karl Mannheim: Collected English Writings, Volume 7 (Routledge Classics in Sociology)

Essays on the Sociology of Culture : Karl Mannheim: Collected English Writings, Volume 7 (Routledge Classics in Sociology)

Karl Mannheim


Karl Mannheim was once one of many prime sociologists of the 20 th century. Essays at the Sociology of Culture, initially released in 1956, was once one in all his most crucial books. In it he units out his principles of intellectuals as manufacturers of tradition and explores the chances of a democratization of tradition. This re-creation features a wonderful new preface via Bryan Turner which units Mannheim's learn within the applicable old and highbrow context and explains why his concept on tradition continues to be crucial for college kids engaged in debates approximately mass tradition, the politics of tradition and postmodernity.

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