Lecture 1

Lecture 1 - Csar Ayala Philippe Duhart Isaac Speer Karl Max...

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Unformatted text preview: Csar Ayala Philippe Duhart Isaac Speer Karl Max 1818- 1883 Max Weber, 1864-1920 Emile Durkheim, 1858-1917 The Syllabus and all readings for this course are on the Web http://www.sscnet.ucla.edu/08S/soc101-1/ 19 th Century Thinkers All three thinkers from the 19 th century witnessed the formidable transformation of European society during their time. The industrial revolution of 1765--?? is associated with the rise of modern capitalism. The French Revolution of 1789 is associated with the rise of the modern national state. These two transformations form the background to the theories we will look at in this course. Modernity.. The bourgeoisie cannot exist without constantly revolutionizing the instruments of production, and thereby the relations of production, and with them the whole relations of society. Conservation of the old modes of production in unaltered form, was, on the contrary, the first condition of existence for all earlier industrial classes. Constant revolutionizing of production, uninterrupted disturbance of all social conditions, everlasting uncertainty and agitation distinguish the bourgeois epoch from all earlier ones. All fixed, fast frozen relations, with their train of ancient and venerable prejudices and opinions, are swept away, all new-formed ones become...
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