Beschreibung"The City," first published in 1925 and reprinted here in its entirety, is a cross-section of concerns of the Chicago urban school during the period of its most intense activity. Park and Burgess realized that ecological and economic factors were converted into a social organization by the traditions and aspirations of city dwellers. In their efforts to achieve objectivity, these sociologists never lost sight of the values that propel human beings. "It is a classic which remains relevant largely because it poses questions still unresolved."--"Choice "
Untertitel: 'Heritage of Sociology Series'. illustrations. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: The University of Chicago Press
Erscheinungsdatum: Mai 1984
Seitenanzahl: 250 Seiten