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Jul 11, 1967
| ISBN 9780385058988
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Jul 11, 1967 | ISBN 9780385058988
Called the “fifth-most important sociological book of the 20th century” by the International Sociological Association, this groundbreaking study of knowledge introduces the concept of “social construction” into the social sciences for the first time. In it, Berger and Luckmann reformulate the task of the sociological subdicipline that, since Max Scheler, has been known as the sociology of knowledge.
Peter L. Berger (Boston, MA) was a University Professor of Sociology Emeritus at Boston University and the founder and Senior Research… More about Peter L. Berger
Thomas Luckmann is professor of sociology at the University of Konstanz (West Germany). He is the author of, among other books, The… More about Thomas Luckmann
"… A major breakthrough in the sociology of knowledge." — American Sociological Review.
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