This 2005 Handbook provides a complete survey of the vibrant field of political sociology. Part I explores the theories of political sociology. Part II focuses on the formation, transitions, and regime structure of the state. Part III takes up various aspects of the state that respond to pressures from civil society.We thank Frances Fox Piven, Jeffrey Goodwin, Mildred Schwartz, Alexander Hicks, and Robert Al- ford for helpful ... These theories focus on the fundamental material interests of different groups as they become intertwined with political forces.
|Title||:||The Handbook of Political Sociology|
|Author||:||Thomas Janoski, Robert R. Alford, Alexander M. Hicks, Mildred A. Schwartz|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2003-01-20|