[Marxism] Fredric Jameson, sociology and human liberation

Philip Ferguson philipferguson8 at gmail.com
Tue Apr 21 06:10:46 MDT 2015


The sociological project can be described as an attempt to uncover a hidden
logic that runs throughout society, in order to construct a narrative that
best mirrors the actual social reality (Seidman 1991). But what is the
point of a project that attempts to 'tell it all', unless it can help
everyday people for the better?

Through this essay I will show that this very question lays at the heart of
the sociological project. It is the essence of the promise. . .

full at:
https://rdln.wordpress.com/2013/12/03/what-use-is-a-promise-frederic-jameson-sociology-and-human-emancipation/



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