5 edition of Sociological Adventures found in the catalog.
January 1, 1991
by Transaction Publishers
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||206|
The story of serendipity is fascinating; that of The Travels and Adventures of Serendipity, equally so. Written in the s by already-eminent sociologist Robert Merton and Elinor Barber, the book--though occasionally and most tantalizingly cited--was intentionally never published. Indeed, while reading the book one realizes that one perceives its unique subject matter from the vantage of standing on the shoulders of giants."--Gerald Holton, Harvard University "Merton and Barber's work, The Travels and Adventures of Serendipity, is a highly original sociological essay and a great work of literature at the same time /5(19).
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" The Travels and Adventures of Serendipity is a vivid study in how words reflect their times and offers an extra delight: Merton's new afterword tracing the journey of the word since he first wrote about it. Merton was a sociologist in the same way Shakespeare could be called a theater person." Jay Tolson, U.S.
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It is a social science—a term with which it is sometimes synonymous—which uses various methods of empirical investigation and critical analysis to develop and refine a body of knowledge about human social activity, often with the goal of applying such knowledge to the pursuit of social g: Sociological Adventures.
Among his numerous books is Down-to-Earth Sociology: Introductory Readings (Free Press), now in its twelfth edition. This book of readings reflects some of these sociological interests. He has also published widely in sociology journals, including Social Problems and American Journal of : $ Daniel Quinn's philosophical novel Ishmael: An Adventure of the Mind and Spirit opens with the narrator reading the newspaper and finding himself both disgruntled and intrigued by a personal advertisement.
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sociological theory is Peter Knapp’s One World – Many Worlds: Contemporary Sociological Theory, which particularly informed Chapter 3 of this book. Essentials of Sociology, by David B. Brinkerhoff, Lynn K. White, Suzanne T. Ortega, and Rose Weitz, is the text I teach from at Rasmussen and was also helpful as I wrote this book.
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The Travels and Adventures of Serendipity: A Study in Sociological Semantics and the Sociology of Science Robert K. Merton, Elinor Barber From the names of cruise lines and bookstores to an Australian ranch and a nudist camp outside of Atlanta, the word serendipity —that happy blend of wisdom and luck by which something is discovered not.
The Adventures and Travels of Serendipity is not only a guide to the extraordinary history and present-day usefulness of the blessings that can come from those unplanned, accidental events which, sagaciously employed, can shape one's life.
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