Updating Charles H. Cooley: Contemporary Perspectives on a Sociological Classic

Baptiste Pascal Marylin Brossard (Editor), Natalia Ruiz-Junco (Editor)

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This book explores the contemporary relevance of Charles H. Cooley’s thought, bringing together scholars from the US, Europe and Australia to reflect on Cooley’s theory and legacy. Offering an up-to-date analysis of Cooley’s reception in the history of the social sciences, an examination of epistemological and methodological advances on his work, critical assessments and novel articulations of his major ideas, and a consideration of new directions in scholarship that draws on Cooley’s thought, Updating Charles H. Cooley will appeal to sociologists with interests in social theory, interactionism, the history of sociology, social psychology, and the sociology of emotions.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages238
ISBN (Print)9780367585082
Publication statusPublished - 30 Jun 2020


  • sociology
  • social theory

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