The purpose of theorising society was to theorise the potential for a progressive expansion in the welfare of both individual human beings and the social totalities of which they were members for many the enlightenment offered a vision of a world of human affairs in which predictability and control could be effected to a degree previously . Theorising welfare provides a guide to these debates through an examination of seven theoretical perspectives liberalism marxism neo liberalism post structuralism political economy political ecology and postmodernism situating them within their histor theorising welfare enlightenment and modern society martin obrien sue penna. Theorising welfare enlightenment and modern society martin obrien sue penna theorising welfare is very well written and painstakingly clear it is an accessible and original textbook on the welfare state and the idea of welfare. The journal of sociology social welfare volume 26 issue 3september article 18 september 1999 theorizing welfare enlightenment and modern society martin obrein and sue penna
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