- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 074565083X
- ISBN-13: 978-0745650838
- Product Dimensions: 27.9 x 17.1 x 5.4 cm
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Anthony Giddens, Baron Giddens is a British sociologist who is renowned for his theory of structuration and his holistic view of modern societies. He is considered to be one of the most prominent modern contributors in the field of sociology, the author of at least 34 books, published in at least 29 languages, issuing on average more than one book every year. Giddens is "the fifth most-referenced author of books in the humanities".
Currently Giddens serves as Emeritus Professor at the London School of Economics.