A NEW PARADIGM FOR THE SOCIOLOGY OF KNOWLEDGE: "THE SOCIAL CONSTRUCTION OF REALITY" AFTER 25 YEARS
- The Social Construction of Reality: A Treatise in the Sociology of Knowledge. Parton, Nigel // British Journal of Social Work;Jun2008, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p823
The article reviews the book "The Social Construction of Reality: A Treatise in the Sociology of Knowledge," by Peter L. Berger and Thomas Luckmann.
- Essential Reading. Levy, Sandra M. // Anglican Theological Review;Winter2004, Vol. 86 Issue 1, p203
Reviews several books on philosophical anthropology and theology. "Phenomenology of Perception," by Maurice Merleau-Ponty; "The Social Construction of Reality," by Peter L. Berger and Thomas Luckmann; "Theology, Hermeneutics, and Imagination," by Garret Green; Others.
- Sociological Theory: Social Constructionism. Kretchmar, Jennifer // Sociological Theory: Social Constructionism -- Research Starter;3/1/2016, p1
The following article is a summary of the theoretical orientation known as social constructionism. According to social constructionists, knowledge is created through social interaction. In other words, there is no objective reality that exists independently of people, and truth can never be...
- Adventures of an Accidental Sociologist: How to Explain the World Without Becoming a Bore. // Publishers Weekly;4/18/2011, Vol. 258 Issue 16, p45
The article reviews the book "Adventures of an Accidental Sociologist: How to Explain the World Without Becoming a Bore," by Peter L. Berger.
- Pyramids of Sacrifice (Book Review). Kavanagh, Patrick J. // LJ: Library Journal;5/15/1975, Vol. 100 Issue 10, p969
Reviews the book 'Pyramids of Sacrifice: Political Ethics and Social Change,' by Peter L. Berger.
- The Heretical Imperative (Book). Craft, Carolyn M. // Library Journal;4/15/1979, Vol. 104 Issue 8, p959
Reviews the book 'The Heretical Imperative: Contemporary Possibilities of Religious Affirmation,' by Peter L. Berger.
- Sociology Without Knowledge: The Atrophy of a Concept. Garrison, Charles E. // American Sociologist;Fall99, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p67
This article examines an indicator of the place of knowledge in sociology and considers the importance of this. The sociology of knowledge owes its origins to three major sociological theorists, Karl Marx, Emile Durkhiem and Karl Mannheim. Thus, although the sociology of knowledge has been...
- SOZIOLOGEN SIND AUCH NUR MENSCHEN. Bögenhold, Dieter // Swiss Journal of Sociology;1995, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p243
This article is a response to Peter L. Berger's paper "Does Sociology Still Make Sense," presented in the March 1994 issue of the periodical. The author discusses the self-perception of sociologists and their work. Social theories such as social construction and action theory are discussed, as...
- Thomas Luckmann (October 14, 1927-May 10, 2016). Endreß, Martin // Human Studies;Nov2016, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p487
An obituary for American-Austrian sociologist Thomas Luckmann is presented.