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Toward a general theory of action, Talcott Parsons, Edward A. Shils, editors ; Edward C. Tolman [and others]

Label
Toward a general theory of action
Title
Toward a general theory of action
Statement of responsibility
Talcott Parsons, Edward A. Shils, editors ; Edward C. Tolman [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
GZM
Credits note
Contributors: Edward C. Tolman et al
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM484
LC item number
.T68 1962
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1979
  • 1910-1995
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Parsons, Talcott
  • Shils, Edward
Series statement
Harper torchbooks
Series volume
TB 1083
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Functionalism (Social sciences)
  • Social systems
  • Sociology
  • Functionalism (Social sciences)
  • Social systems
  • Sociology
Label
Toward a general theory of action, Talcott Parsons, Edward A. Shils, editors ; Edward C. Tolman [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle on cover: Theoretical foundations for the social sciences
  • Originally published: Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1951
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Some fundamental categories of the theory of action : a general statement / Talcott Parsons, Edward A Shils, Gordon W. Allport, Clyde Kluckhohn, Henry A. Murray, Robert R. Sears, Richard C. Sheldon, Samuel A. Stouffer, Edward C. Tolman -- Some observations on theory in the social sciences / Richard C. Sheldon -- PART 2 Values, Motives, and Systems of Action -- Categories of the orientation and organization of action / [Talcott Parsons, Edward A. Shils, with the assistance of James Olds] -- Personality as a system of action / [Talcott Parsons, Edward A. Shils, with the assistance of James Olds] -- Systems of value-orientation / [Talcott Parsons, Edward A. Shils, with the assistance of James Olds] -- The social system / [Talcott Parsons, Edward A. Shils, with the assistance of James Olds] -- A psychological model / Edward C. Tolman -- Prejudice : a problem in psychological and social causation / Gordon W. Allport -- Values and value-orientations in the theory of action / Clyde Kluckhorn -- Toward a classification of interaction / Henry A. Murray -- Social behavior and personality development / Robert R. Sears -- An empirical study of technical problems in analysis of role obligation / Samuel A. Stouffer
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Torchbook ed.
Extent
xi, 506 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)8250900
Label
Toward a general theory of action, Talcott Parsons, Edward A. Shils, editors ; Edward C. Tolman [and others]
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle on cover: Theoretical foundations for the social sciences
  • Originally published: Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1951
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Some fundamental categories of the theory of action : a general statement / Talcott Parsons, Edward A Shils, Gordon W. Allport, Clyde Kluckhohn, Henry A. Murray, Robert R. Sears, Richard C. Sheldon, Samuel A. Stouffer, Edward C. Tolman -- Some observations on theory in the social sciences / Richard C. Sheldon -- PART 2 Values, Motives, and Systems of Action -- Categories of the orientation and organization of action / [Talcott Parsons, Edward A. Shils, with the assistance of James Olds] -- Personality as a system of action / [Talcott Parsons, Edward A. Shils, with the assistance of James Olds] -- Systems of value-orientation / [Talcott Parsons, Edward A. Shils, with the assistance of James Olds] -- The social system / [Talcott Parsons, Edward A. Shils, with the assistance of James Olds] -- A psychological model / Edward C. Tolman -- Prejudice : a problem in psychological and social causation / Gordon W. Allport -- Values and value-orientations in the theory of action / Clyde Kluckhorn -- Toward a classification of interaction / Henry A. Murray -- Social behavior and personality development / Robert R. Sears -- An empirical study of technical problems in analysis of role obligation / Samuel A. Stouffer
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Torchbook ed.
Extent
xi, 506 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)8250900

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