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Author Geary, Daniel, Author

Title Radical ambition : C. Wright Mills, the Left, and American Social Thought / Daniel Geary
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 277 pages)
Contents Introduction: maverick on a motorcycle? The thought and times of C. Wright Mills -- Student ambitions: the education of a social scientist -- What is happening in the world today: Weberian sociology and radical political analysis -- The union of the power and the intellect: the labor movement and bureau-driven social research -- The new little men: 'white collar' -- The politics of truth: 'the power elite' and 'the sociological imagination' -- Worldly ambitions: the emergence of a global new left -- Epilogue: the legacy of C. Wright Mills
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Mills, C. Wright (Charles Wright), 1916-1962.
Sociology -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0520943449 (electronic book)
9780520943445 (electronic book)