Karl Mannheim Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism)


Baum, Gregory. Truth Beyond Relativism: Karl Mannheim's Sociology of Knowledge. Milwaukee: Marquette University Press, 1977, 83 p.

Argues for applying Mannheim's theory of the sociology of knowledge to theological method and ecclesiology.

Bauman, Zygmunt. "Understanding as the Work of History: Karl Mannheim." In his Hermeneutics and Social Science, pp. 89-110. New York: Columbia University Press, 1978.

Views Mannheim's work as an outgrowth of Max Weber's. Bauman concludes that unlike Weber and Karl Marx, Mannheim sought objective truth outside the "logic of history."

Bogardus, Emory S. "Mannheim and...

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