This book is a collection of notable papers from the first six volumes of the journal qComparative Sociology.q Its content represents leading-edge and contemporarily astute analyses in the burgeoning science of comparative sociology, especially relevant to a globalizing world in transition. Given that not everyone is acquainted with comparative sociology, this book offers an opportunity to enlighten readers unfamiliar with the discipline about the importance of comparative sociology to the new world order. Taken together, the articles illuminate various aspects of comparative sociologya qtheoretical, methodological, substantive. Some compare social entities in subjective, case-study fashion, while others report on rigorous social research. All contribute in one form or another to describing the many and varied facets of the exciting a oenewa science of comparative sociology. The content of this volume has previously been published in qComparative Sociologyq volumes 1 a q 6.3.This book is a collection of notable papers from the first six volumes of the journal aquot;Comparative Sociology.
|Title||:||New Frontiers in Comparative Sociology|
|Author||:||Masamichi S. Sasaki|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2002|