The Resource On social evolution; : selected writings., Edited and with an introd. by J.D.Y. Peel

On social evolution; : selected writings., Edited and with an introd. by J.D.Y. Peel

Label
On social evolution; : selected writings.
Title
On social evolution;
Title remainder
selected writings.
Statement of responsibility
Edited and with an introd. by J.D.Y. Peel
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1820-1903
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Spencer, Herbert
Index
index present
LC call number
HM51
LC item number
.S6987 1972
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Peel, J. D. Y.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sociology
  • Social evolution
  • Social sciences
  • Sociologie
  • Évolution sociale
  • Sciences sociales
  • Social evolution
  • Social sciences
  • Sociology
Label
On social evolution; : selected writings., Edited and with an introd. by J.D.Y. Peel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 256-266
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The social statics: The search for an ethical code ; The evanescence of evil ; The first principle of ethics ; Social statics and social dynamics -- 2. From progress to evolution: Population and progress ; Progress : its law and cause ; The social organism ; Evolution defined -- 3. A methodology for social science: The need for sociology ; Sociology against history ; Methodological individualism ; Difficulties of the social science -- 4. Evolution in general: The factors of social evolution ; The organic analogy reconsidered ; Societal typologies ; Militancy and industrialism ; Struggle in evolution -- 5. The analysis of institutions: Ceremonial institutions ; Political institutions ; The truth of religion ; An ecclesiastical system as a social bond ; Joint-stock companies -- Labour in industral society -- 6. The end of the century: Advice to the modernizers of Japan ; retrospect and prospect
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
li, 270 pages
Isbn
9780226768915
Lccn
76172616
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00483486
  • (OCoLC)ocm00483486
Label
On social evolution; : selected writings., Edited and with an introd. by J.D.Y. Peel
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 256-266
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The social statics: The search for an ethical code ; The evanescence of evil ; The first principle of ethics ; Social statics and social dynamics -- 2. From progress to evolution: Population and progress ; Progress : its law and cause ; The social organism ; Evolution defined -- 3. A methodology for social science: The need for sociology ; Sociology against history ; Methodological individualism ; Difficulties of the social science -- 4. Evolution in general: The factors of social evolution ; The organic analogy reconsidered ; Societal typologies ; Militancy and industrialism ; Struggle in evolution -- 5. The analysis of institutions: Ceremonial institutions ; Political institutions ; The truth of religion ; An ecclesiastical system as a social bond ; Joint-stock companies -- Labour in industral society -- 6. The end of the century: Advice to the modernizers of Japan ; retrospect and prospect
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
li, 270 pages
Isbn
9780226768915
Lccn
76172616
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00483486
  • (OCoLC)ocm00483486

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