Emile Durkheim on the Family (Understanding Families, V. 20)

by Mary Ann Lamanna

Publisher: Sage Publications, Inc

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Family & relationships,
  • Sociology - General,
  • General,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology - Marriage & Family,
  • Family & Relationships / General,
  • Family,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • 1858-1917,
  • Durkheim, Emile,
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages288
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Open LibraryOL9846185M
ISBN 100761912061
ISBN 109780761912064

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Emile Durkheim, French social scientist who developed a vigorous methodology combining empirical research with sociological theory. He is widely regarded as the founder of the French school of sociology. Learn more about Durkheim’s life, work, and legacy.

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Durkheim's body of work as a researcher and theorist focused on how it is that a society can form and function, which is another way of saying, how it can maintain order and stability (see his books titled The Division of Labor in Society and The Elementary Forms of Religious Life).For this reason, he is considered the creator of the functionalist perspective.

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Emile Durkheim on the Family is intended to bring attention to this classical sociologist's work on the family. Durkheim's writings in this area are little known, but the family was nevertheless one of his primary interests, the subject of an intended book that was never written.

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Emile Durkheim on the Family is fascinating reading for anyone with an interest in sociology of the family, social theory, family science, European intellectual history, women\'s studies, and.

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Emile Durkheim is a founding father of Structural-Consensus Theory known as Functionalism. This theory looks as society as a whole, known in sociology as a Macro theory due to not looking at individuals or individual problems but at society as a group or sub cultures.

Durkheim would argue that society was characterised by an existence of order. Emile Durkheim's Suicide addresses the phenomenon of suicide and its social causes. Written by one of the world's most influential sociologists, this classic argues that suicide primarily results from a lack of integration of the individual into by: Often described as the father of sociology, Emile Durkheim ranks among the most important and influential figures in modern social thought.

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This biography profiles his childhood, career, works, achievements, trivia and timeline. David Émile Durkheim is regarded as the principal architect of modern social science and father of sociology. Born into a family of a long line of rabbis, he broke away from the Jewish.

Along with Marx and Weber, French sociologist Emile Durkheim is considered one of the founders of sociology. One of Durkheim’s primary goals was to analyze how how modern societies could maintain social integration after the traditional bonds of family and church were replaced by modern economic relations.

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Emile Durkheim •Primary concerns were beliefs & symbols shared by members of society. •Wanted to understand & explain nature of social solidarity/cohesion i.e., what binds people together. •Sought out & used cross-cultural data e.g., The Elementary Forms of Religious Life.

•Social solidarity is result of binding moral force that. Émile Durkheim (dûrk´hīm, Fr. āmēl´ dürkĕm´), –, French with Max Weber he is considered one of the chief founders of modern sociology. Educated in France and Germany, Durkheim taught social science at the Univ.

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Tylor. Durkheim sought to comprehend the utility of social and cultural traits by explaining them in terms of their contribution to the operation of an overall system.

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David Émile Durkheim was born on 15 Aprilin Épinal, France, in the region of Lorraine. His influential, conservative Jewish family had lived in the region for several generations.

His father, grandfather, and great-grandfather were rabbis, and there were family expectations that Durkheim, too, would follow that same career path. LAMANNA, Mary Ann, EMILE DURKHEIM ON THE FAMILY.

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His mother, Mélanie, was a merchant’s daughter, and his father, Moïse, had been rabbi of Epinal since the s, and was also Chief Rabbi of the Vosges and Haute-Marne. Durkheim's Suicide: a century of research and debate. Psychology Press.

^ Harriford, Diane, and Thomson "When the Center is on Fire" pg. ^ a b c Thompson, Kenneth. Emile Durkheim. London: Tavistock Publications, pp. – ^ Harriford, Diane, and Thomson "When the Center is on Fire" pg Emile Durkheim and the Sociology of the Family* HERBERT BYNDER** Smile Durkheim's writings on the sociology of the family have generally been neglected by American sociologists.

Only in the last few years has there been an increased interest in his con-tribution to this field. This paper presents some of Durkheim's ideas on the family: his methodo.

Home › Cultural Studies › The Sociology of Emile Durkheim. The Sociology of Emile Durkheim By Nasrullah Mambrol on • (6). Emile Durkheim () French sociologist, regarded as one of the ‘founding fathers’ of sociology.

His early work developed a theory of society as a transcendent reality that constrained individuals, and. The best indication of this reaction is the recent appearance of a whole series of books on the great French master of social structural sociology, Emile Durkheim.Description: This book looks this classical sociologist′s work on the family.

Durkheim′s writings in this area are little known, but the family was nevertheless one of his primary interests. It brings together Durkheim′s ideas on the family from diverse sources and presents his family sociology systematically and comprehensively.

Emile Durheim is the father of modern sociology, but Comte, his teacher, coined the term “sociology” to mean “social engineering. He is also considered the father of functionalism.

Some major theories attributed to Durkheim are the following: 1. T.