Sociological Theory

In sociology, sociological perspectives, theories, or paradigms are complex frameworks used to analyze and explain objects of social study. This wikibook introduces some of the more well-known sociological theories.


Classical Sociological Theory

Modern Sociological Theory

Middle-range Theories (Specific Social Phenomena)

Other Information

Future Chapters

  • Classical Theory vs. Modern Theory (classical theory section
  • Cognitive Theory (middle range theories section)
  • Social Constructionism (modern sociological theory section)
  • Micro-Macro Integrative Theory (modern sociological theory section)
  • Globalization Theory (modern sociological theory section)
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