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Volume 35 No 4 December 1984


  • Correction: 'Blau's Exchange Theory, Support and the Macrostructure' 
  • Women, Men and the Social Grading of Occupations, Linda Murgatroyd
  • The Distributional Implications of De-Industrialization, David Lovatt, Brian Ham
  • The Genesis of the Registrar-General's Social Classification of Occupations, Simon R S Szreter
  • The Structure of Closure: A Critique and Development of the Theories of Weber, Collins, and Parkin, Raymond Murphy
  • Police Socialization and Police Competence, Nigel Fielding
  • Economic and Sociological Theories of the Enterprise and Industrial Democracy, J D Tomlinson
  • Renegotiation of the Sexual Division of Labour: A Research Note, Lydia Morris

Review article

Author Title Reviewer
  Development and Direction in Sociology: The American Way and Others Christopher G A Bryant
Jeffrey C Alexander Theoretical Logic in Sociology, Vol 1 Positivism, Presuppositions, and Current Controversies Christopher G A Bryant
Richard H Wells, J Steven Picou American Sociology: Theoretical and Methodological Structure Christopher G A Bryant
Peter Halfpenny Positivism and Sociology: Explaining Social Life Christopher G A Bryant
Ken Menzies Sociological Theory in Use Christopher G A Bryant
Tom Bottomore, Stefan Nowak, Magdalena Sokolowska Sociology: The State of the Art Christopher G A Bryant
Peter L Berger, Hansfird Kellner Sociology Reinterpreted: An Essay on Method and Vocation Christopher G A Bryant

Books reviewed

Pages 619-627

Author Title Reviewer
Linda A Pollock Forgotten Children: Parent-Child Relations from 1500 to 1900 C R Badcock
John Marks Science and the Making of the Modern World C R Badcock
Richard Wall Family Forms in Historic Europe C R Badcock
Stephen Wilson Saints and Their Cults: Studies in Religious Sociology, Folklore and History C R Badcock
The British Society for Population Studies The Family: Occasional Paper 31 C R Badcock
Mary Fulbrook Piety and Politics: Religion and the Rise of Absolutism in England, Württemberg and Prussia C R Badcock
Stanley Cohen, Andrew Scull Social Control and the State: Historical and Comparative Essays Robert Reiner
Angus Stewart Contemporary Britain Bernice Martin
Peter Laslett The World We Have Lost - Further Explained Vieda Skultans
Edward Shils The Constitution of Society David McCrone
Michel Crozier Strategies for Change: The Future of French Society David McCrone
Carlos Waisman Modernization and the Working Class Ian Roxborough
Raymond Boudon The Unintended Consequences of Social Action I C Jarvie
Iain McLean Dealing in Votes: Interactions between Politicians and Voters in Britain and the USA Christopher T Husbands