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Adam Ferguson and the beginnings of modern sociology

William Christian Lehmann

Adam Ferguson and the beginnings of modern sociology

an analysis of the sociological elements in his writings with some suggestions as to his place in the history of social theory

by William Christian Lehmann

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Published by Columbia University Press, P. S. King & Son, ltd. in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ferguson, Adam, -- 1723-1816.,
  • Sociology -- History.,
  • Civilization -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFerguson and the beginnings of modern sociology.
    Statementby W. C. Lehmann.
    SeriesStudies in history, economics and public law -- no. 328., Studies in history, economics and public law -- no. 328.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH31 .C7 no.328
    The Physical Object
    Pagination268 p.
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14349420M

    sociology of the Scottish Enlightenment had both a conservative a Adam Ferguson and the Beginning of Modern This book offers an original interpretation of the rise of sociology from a. Scottish philosopher born J , Logierait, Perthshire, Scot. died Feb. 22, , St. Andrews, Fife historian and philosopher of the Scottish “common sense” school of philosophy who is remembered as a forerunner of modern sociology for.

    The Passionate Society: The Social, Political and Moral Thought of Adam Ferguson (International Archives of the History of Ideas Archives internationales d'histoire des idées) [Hill, Lisa] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Passionate Society: The Social, Political and Moral Thought of Adam Ferguson (International Archives of the History of Ideas Archives internationales Cited by: Brewer, J., 'Adam Ferguson and the Theme of Exploitation', The British Journal of Sociology, 37, , pp and Lisa Hill: Adam Smith, Adam Ferguson and the Division of Labour.

    Adam Ferguson and the Beginnings of Modern Sociology. By W. C. LEHMANN. Columbia University Studies in History, Economics, and Public Law, Number New York, Columbia University Press, i Pp. This book is the latest in the series of studies in the history of so-ciological theory which have emanated from students of Professor. The Scottish philosopher, moralist, and historian Adam Ferguson () produced a number of notable works concerning the nature of society. He is regarded as one of the founders of modern sociology. Adam Ferguson was born in Logierat, Perthshire. In he went to the University of St.


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7 ((),and to which the present essay owe as good deal. (2) W. LEHMANN Adam, Ferguson and the Beginnings of Modern Sociology (New York: Columbia University Press H., ); BARNES, Sociology before Comte A Summar: y of Doctrine ands a Introduction to thne Literature, American Journal of Sociology Cited by: Ferguson has been called "the father of modern sociology" for his contributions to the early development of the discipline.

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Ferguson has been called "the father of modern sociology" for his contributions to the early development of the discipline. His most well known work is. Social and Political Thought of Adam Ferguson (Athens, ), pp. f, f; William C. Lehmann, Adam Ferguson and the Beginnings of Modern Sociology (New York, ), pp—83, ; and Lisa Hill, The Passionate Society: The Social, Political and Moral Thought of Adam Ferguson (Dordrecht, ), pp.

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