No.169 赵立玮 : 世纪末忧郁与美国精神气质; NO. 169 Zhao Liwei: End of Century Melancholy and American Spiritual Temperament.
The essay considers Parsons' "structure of social action" which embodies a unique inquiry into which historical, empirical, and theoretical studies are integrated. He suggests its evidence of ¡a kind of positive and optimistic "American spirit temperament", which has largely solved the complicated relationship between the social and cultural backgrounds and the problems of the times in these theories and experiences.
The essay was posted to 叁會學坊, the San Hui Fang Workshops microblog and it follows below 中国语文 only.