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Sociology in Hungary

A Social, Political and Institutional History

Authors: Karády, Victor, Nagy, Péter Tibor

  • Represents the first historical overview of sociology and the social sciences in Hungary
  • Offers a lucid and compelling account of regression, suppression, recuperation and professionalization
  • Provides extremely detailed and extensive empirical research
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This book is the first English-language study of the social, intellectual and institutional history of sociology and the social sciences in Hungary.

 

Starting with the emergence of the discipline in the early 20th century, Karady and Nagy chart its development throughout various transformations of Hungarian society: from the liberal Dual Monarchy, through the respective Christian and Stalinist regimes, and culminating in the modern scholarly field today. Drawing on large-scale prosopographical materials, the authors use empirically-based socio-historical analysis to measure the impact of successive and radical regime changes on the country's intellectual life.

 

This will be an important and original point of reference for scholars and students of historical sociology, and Eastern European intellectual history.


About the authors

Victor Karady is Emeritus Research Director of the French CNRS and Distinguished Research Associate of the History Department of the Central European University in Budapest.

Péter Tibor Nagy is University Professor, Head of the Institute of Sociology of Religious Practice at the John Wesley Theological College in Budapest.


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eBook 41,64 €
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Hardcover 49,99 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-16302-0
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Sociology in Hungary
Book Subtitle
A Social, Political and Institutional History
Authors
Series Title
Sociology Transformed
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Palgrave Pivot
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-16303-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-16303-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-16302-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 193
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