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The Resource Messages from Georg Simmel, by Horst J. Helle

Messages from Georg Simmel, by Horst J. Helle

Label
Messages from Georg Simmel
Title
Messages from Georg Simmel
Statement of responsibility
by Horst J. Helle
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As a founder of humanist sociology Simmel sent several important messages, identified and explained here as referring to interpretation, evolution, interaction, and alienation. Simmel's ideas on these issues are confronted and compared with those of Karl Marx and Max Weber
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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Helle, Horst Jürgen
Dewey number
301
Index
index present
LC call number
HM585
LC item number
.H446 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in Critical Social Sciences
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  • Simmel, Georg
  • Sociology
  • Simmel, Georg
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Sociology
Label
Messages from Georg Simmel, by Horst J. Helle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Message of Interpretation. Humanities versus Natural Sciences ; The Operation Called Verstehen ; The Controversy about Pragmatism Simmel versus conventional Philosophy ; The Influence of Darwin on Philosophy ; Simmel's Critique of Subjectivist Pragmatism ; Tension between Culture and the Individual. -- The Message of Change: Society Evolves Over Time. Evolution and Darwin's "Theory of Descendency" ; Change as Differentiation and Individualization ; Competition promotes Evolution ; Alternative Theories of Evolution. -- The Message of Interaction: How Reality is Constructed. Sociology as the Study of Interaction ; Society Emerges in Interaction ; Religion as Interaction ; Strangeness as Form of Interaction ; Encounters between Alien Populations ; The Stranger as Innovator. -- The Message of Alienation: Money and Politics. Money as a Paradigm of Cultural Processes ; Evaluation and Alienation ; Construction of Value in Interaction ; Money as a Means of Exchange ; Socialism as Result of a Forming Process ; Socialism on Happiness ; Machine -- Factory -- Government. -- The Main Thrust of the Messages contra Marx and Weber. Simmel's Main Thrust against Marx ; Simmel's main Thrust against Weber. -- Background of the Messages: Intellectual Influences. The Platonic Socrates ; Plato's Eternal Ideas ; Spinoza ; Kant ; Dilthey ; Summary: Statements about Simmel's Method
Control code
820856348
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 201 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004235717
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9459659
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)820856348
Label
Messages from Georg Simmel, by Horst J. Helle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Message of Interpretation. Humanities versus Natural Sciences ; The Operation Called Verstehen ; The Controversy about Pragmatism Simmel versus conventional Philosophy ; The Influence of Darwin on Philosophy ; Simmel's Critique of Subjectivist Pragmatism ; Tension between Culture and the Individual. -- The Message of Change: Society Evolves Over Time. Evolution and Darwin's "Theory of Descendency" ; Change as Differentiation and Individualization ; Competition promotes Evolution ; Alternative Theories of Evolution. -- The Message of Interaction: How Reality is Constructed. Sociology as the Study of Interaction ; Society Emerges in Interaction ; Religion as Interaction ; Strangeness as Form of Interaction ; Encounters between Alien Populations ; The Stranger as Innovator. -- The Message of Alienation: Money and Politics. Money as a Paradigm of Cultural Processes ; Evaluation and Alienation ; Construction of Value in Interaction ; Money as a Means of Exchange ; Socialism as Result of a Forming Process ; Socialism on Happiness ; Machine -- Factory -- Government. -- The Main Thrust of the Messages contra Marx and Weber. Simmel's Main Thrust against Marx ; Simmel's main Thrust against Weber. -- Background of the Messages: Intellectual Influences. The Platonic Socrates ; Plato's Eternal Ideas ; Spinoza ; Kant ; Dilthey ; Summary: Statements about Simmel's Method
Control code
820856348
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 201 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004235717
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9459659
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)820856348

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