Toward a General Theory of Action
by Parsons, Talcott; Shils, Edward (1962)
“Because of the paramount significance to any personality of its system of relations to other persons, the institutionalized organization of roles (in relation to significant social objects and through them to cultural and physical objects) is central to the organization of personality itself.” (p.155)
KeywordsSocial Science, Action Theory, Social Relations, Social Integration, Conflict, Sociology, Psychology, Ego
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