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"Social Knowledge: Heritage, Challenges, Perspectives"
Volume 6
Lusophone World: Terra Nostra Challenges, Controversies and Languages for Sociology and the Social Sciences in the 21st Century

Table of contents

Editor: Ana Nunes de Almeida

Introduction: Terra Nostra: Pretexts for Lusophony. Current and Future Challenges for Sociology and the Social Sciences
Ana Nunes de Almeida

  • Section One. Societies and Social Facts. The Major Social Problems and Challenges for the 21st Century

  • Chapter 1 A Matter of Relevance. A Set of Proposals for Comparative Social Research in the Portuguese Speaking Community
    Manuel Villaverde Cabral

    Chapter 2 Why is it so Difficult to Construct a Critical Theory?
    Boaventura de Sousa Santos

    Chapter 3 Lusophone Societies and Social Facts - Problems and Challenges for the 21st Century
    Carlos Cardoso
     

  • Section Two. Legacies and Language of Lusophone Social Sciences

  • Chapter 4 Sociology in Portugal. Formation and Recent Trends 
    José Madureira Pinto

    Chapter 5 Democratic Combinatories: Peripheral Legacy 
    Wanderley Guilherme dos Santos
     

  • Section Three. Current Perspectives and the Outlook for the Future of Sociology in the Lusophone Countries

  • Chapter 6 Social Sciences in Mozambique: Current Perspectives and the Outlook for the Future
    Ana Maria Loforte

    Chapter 7 Sociology: Some Current Problems
    Joao Ferreira de Almeida
     

  • Section Four: Lusophony and the Field of World Knowledge

  • Chapter 8 Lusophony in the Field of World Knowledge. A Defence of Diversity
    Augusto Santos Silva

    Chapter 9 Lusophoy and the Field of Work Knowledge
    Otávio Velho

    Updated 03-MARCH-99