review part 2 - Review of part 2 Early Developments in contemporary theory Some Ideas Involving macro theory Structural Functionalism Theortical

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Review of part 2 Early Developments in contemporary theory Some Ideas Involving macro theory Structural Functionalism Theortical orientation- Parsons Grand theory Merton- Middle range theory Methodological approach- Deduction Mertono Deduction and Induction Theoretical Contribution- Developed structural functionalism Revised structural functionalism Structural Functionalism Some theoretical concepts Parsons- Functions, AGIL; Action systems Merton- Dysfunctions, nonfuntions, net balance; manifest and latent functions Level of analysis- Parsons- largely macro Merton- Both micro and Macro Early Neo Marxism Economic Determinism Building on but misinterpreting Marx Impact of the economic Non-Dialectical Hegelian Marxism Reaction to Economic determinism Role of the cultural and ideological (eg. Gramsci and hegemony) Dialectical (E.G. Gramsci’s concepts of the war of position and the war of manoeouvre) Conflict and Power Conflict theory
Theorists- Dahrendorf Crtique- Functionalism(order)

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