Bryan S. Turner
Other affiliations: King's College London, City University of New York, University of Sydney ...read more
Bio: Bryan S. Turner is an academic researcher from Australian Catholic University. The author has contributed to research in topic(s): Citizenship & Politics. The author has an hindex of 70, co-authored 511 publication(s) receiving 21116 citation(s). Previous affiliations of Bryan S. Turner include King's College London & City University of New York.
Topics: Citizenship, Politics, Islam, Sociology of religion, Social theory
Papers published on a yearly basis
01 Jan 1987
TL;DR: The Regulation of Bodies Risk Society and the New Regime of Disease The Expanding Field of the Sociology of the Body is explored.
Abstract: PART ONE: INTRODUCTION Medical Sociology Religion and Medicine From Sin to Sickness PART TWO: CONCEPTS OF DISEASE AND SICKNESS On Being Sick Madness and Psychiatry - Colin Samson Women's Complaints Patriarchy and Illness Aging, Dying and Death PART THREE: SOCIAL ORGANIZATION OF MEDICAL POWER Professions, Knowledge and Power Medical Bureaucracies The Hospital, the Clinic and Modern Society Capitalism, Class and Illness Comparative Health Systems The Globalization of Medical Power PART FOUR: CONCLUSION The Regulation of Bodies Risk Society and the New Regime of Disease The Expanding Field of the Sociology of the Body
01 Mar 1992-British Journal of Sociology
01 Jan 2008
TL;DR: In this article, the body is represented as a Pictorial Metaphor and the mode of desire is defined as a pictorial metaphor, and the body paradoxes are discussed.
Abstract: Preface to the Second Edition Representing the Body as a Pictorial Metaphor Introduction to the Second Edition The Embodiment of Social Theory Introduction to the First Edition Body Paradoxes The Mode of Desire Sociology and the Body The Body and Religion Bodily Order Patriarchy Eve's Body From Patriarchy to Patrism The Disciplines Government of the Body Disease and Disorder Ontology of Difference
01 Jan 1994
TL;DR: The authors provides a comprehensive reference for students of school to university level, from advertising to critical theory, from epistemology to flexible specialization and from Saussure to working-class conservatism.
Abstract: This revised and updated edition provides not only simple, one-line definitions, but also entries that discuss the issues involved in, and alternative approaches to, the central concepts, theories and writings of sociology. It is a comprehensive reference for students of school to university level. For this edition, many new definitions have been added and existing ones updated where necessary. The range of entries is wide, from advertising to critical theory, from epistemology to flexible specialization and from Saussure to working-class conservatism. There are also useful cross-references and an updated bibliography to enhance the balance to this book.
10 Jan 1991
TL;DR: The body in consumer culture has been studied in a wide range of contexts, e.g., the Body in Consumer Culture, Aikido Bio-politics and social policy as mentioned in this paper.
Abstract: Preface - Mike Featherstone, Mike Hepworth and Bryan S Turner Recent Developments in the Theory of the Body - Bryan S Turner Bringing Bodies Back In - Arthur Frank On Human Beings and Their Emotions - Norbert Elias a Process-Sociological Essay On the Civilizing of Appetite - Stephen Mennell The Discourse of Diet - Bryan S Turner The Body in Consumer Culture - Mike Featherstone The Midlifestyle of 'George and Lynne' - Mike Featherstone and Mike Hepworth Martial Arts as a Resource for Liberal Education - Donald N Levine The Case of Aikido Bio-politics and Social Policy - Martin Hewitt Foucault's Account of Welfare Genealogy and The Body - Scott Lash Foucault/Deleuze/Nietzsche The Art of The Body in The Discourse of Postmodernity - Roy Boyne Love's Labour Lost? A Sociological View - Margareta Bertilsson Biographical Boundaries - Graham McCann Sociology and Marilyn Monroe Carmen - or The Invention of a New Feminine Myth - Dick Pels and Aya Crebas The Mask of Ageing - Mike Featherstone and Mike Hepworth Sociological Discourse and The Body - J M Berthelot
01 Sep 1995-History of European Ideas
TL;DR: In this paper, Imagined communities: Reflections on the origin and spread of nationalism are discussed. And the history of European ideas: Vol. 21, No. 5, pp. 721-722.
Abstract: (1995). Imagined communities: Reflections on the origin and spread of nationalism. History of European Ideas: Vol. 21, No. 5, pp. 721-722.
01 Jan 1982
Abstract: Introduction 1. Woman's Place in Man's Life Cycle 2. Images of Relationship 3. Concepts of Self and Morality 4. Crisis and Transition 5. Women's Rights and Women's Judgment 6. Visions of Maturity References Index of Study Participants General Index
01 Sep 1988-Journal of Consumer Research
TL;DR: In this paper, a variety of evidence is presented supporting this simple and compelling premise and implications for consumer behavior are derived for consumer behaviour because the construct of extended self involves consumer behavior rather than buyer behavior, it appears to be a much richer construct than previous formulations positing a relationship between selfconcept and consumer brand choice.
Abstract: Our possessions are a major contributor to and reflection of our identities A variety of evidence is presented supporting this simple and compelling premise Related streams of research are identified and drawn upon in developing this concept and implications are derived for consumer behavior Because the construct of extended self involves consumer behavior rather than buyer behavior, it appears to be a much richer construct than previous formulations positing a relationship between self-concept and consumer brand choice
01 Sep 1989
TL;DR: We may not be able to make you love reading, but archaeology of knowledge will lead you to love reading starting from now as mentioned in this paper, and book is the window to open the new world.
Abstract: We may not be able to make you love reading, but archaeology of knowledge will lead you to love reading starting from now. Book is the window to open the new world. The world that you want is in the better stage and level. World will always guide you to even the prestige stage of the life. You know, this is some of how reading will give you the kindness. In this case, more books you read more knowledge you know, but it can mean also the bore is full.
01 Jan 1991-Quarterly Journal of Speech