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Sociology and society of Japan

by Kawamura, Nozomu

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Published by Kegan Paul International in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan,
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Sociology -- Japan.,
    • Japan -- Social conditions -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliogrpahical references and index.

      StatementNozomu Kawamura.
      SeriesJapanese studies
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHM22.J3 K385 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 229 p. ;
      Number of Pages229
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1087706M
      ISBN 100710304684
      LC Control Number94011715

      The first part deals with empirical works. It focuses on social inequality in the global society—inequalities in education, occupation, income, family formation—and cultural activities in Japan, Asia, and the world. Japanese sociology has produced significant contributions based on . The term sociology was coined by Auguste Comte () in from the Latin term socius (companion, associate) and the Greek term logia (study of, speech). Comte hoped to unify all the sciences under sociology; he believed sociology held the potential to improve society and direct human activity, including the other sciences.

      The founders of sociology in the United States wanted to make a difference. A central aim of the sociologists of the Chicago school was to use sociological knowledge to achieve social reform. A related aim of sociologists like Jane Addams, W.E.B. DuBois, and Ida B. Wells-Barnett and others since was to use sociological knowledge to understand and alleviate gender, racial, and class inequality. ABOUT ISA. History of ISA. History of ISA ; ISA Past Presidents; ISA Newsletters ; Books of the XX Century; Executive Committee. Executive Committee

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