CULTURE: Culture as Resources and Constrains of Social Action. Cultural Turn in Sociology of Culture
Piotr Pawliszak 1 1 - MAeS 2009; 10 (1): ICID: 1093933 Article type: Original article IC™ Value: 3.00
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The cultural turn in social sciences has induced sociologist to take further the problem of cultural determination of social action. is article reconstructs an important theoretical trend in modeling cultural structures as inuencing social action and interaction. It describes theoretical enterprises as situated between the opposite concepts of Durkheim and Weber and makes an assessment of analytical capacity and empirical delity of theoretical concepts based on the notion of symbolic system and practice. e article outlines the typology of contemporary sociological concepts of culture and explains the internal
cultural dynamics of the cultural eld of social concepts of culture.