Social Theory

Known as: Sociological Theories, Theories, Sociological, Sociological Theory 
Frameworks of empirical evidence used to study and interpret social phenomena.
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2016
2016
In this paper I first offer a systematic outline of a series of conceptual novelties in the life-sciences that have favoured… (More)
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2010
2010
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
  • Neil Fligstein
  • 2007
JSTOR is a not-for-profit service that helps scholars, researchers, and students discover, use, and build upon a wide range of… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE To define the role of social theory and examine how research studies using qualitative methods can use social theory to… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The sustainability concepts of the “Brundtland-Report” and the “Rio documents” call for a combination of ecological, economic… (More)
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2005
2005
The innovative practice that resulted from the Ottawa Charter challenges public health knowledge about programming and evaluation… (More)
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2000
2000
As a theoretical and philosophical orientation to science, critical social theory (CST) is increasingly used in nursing inquiry… (More)
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2000
2000
The benefits and constraints of philosophical frameworks using the work of Michel Foucault and critical social theorists, such as… (More)
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1995
1995
The congruency between theory, research and practice is essential for nursing's professional development. This paper briefly… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
The perseverance of social theories was examined in two experiments within a debriefing paradigm. Subjects were initially given… (More)
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