Social Construction in Context

Social Construction in Context
Author: Kenneth J. Gergen
Language English
Pages: 240
ISBN10: 0761965459
Genre: Sociology
Goodreads Rating: 4.09
ISBN13: 9780761965459
Published: May 23rd 2001 by Sage Publications Ltd

This latest book by one the world's leading protagonists in the field will be welcomed not just by psychologists but by students, academics and professionals interested in social constructionism across a wide range of subjects. Social Construction in Context explores the potentials of social constructionist theory when placed in diverse intellectual and practical contexts. It demonstrates the achievements of social constructionism, and what it can now offer various fields of inquiry, both academic, professional and applied, given the proliferation of the theory across the social sciences and humanities.