Thoreau and the Sociological Imagination: The Wilds of Society
Shawn Chandler Bingham
Page count: 158 pages
File size: 421 KB
Thoreau and the Sociological Imagination is the first in-depth sociological examination of the ideas of Henry David Thoreau. Shawn Chandler Bingham explores the philosopher’s sophisticated insights on individual-society relationships, social change, and American notions of progress. This is a landmark book which encourages readers to re-examine the disciplinary boundaries between the social sciences and humanities.