Document Type : Research Paper
Assistant Professor; political science at university of Tehran
Ph.d candidate of political science at university of Tehran
Just like a raging flood, modernity, equipped with an irresistible power, has drastically revolutionized all aspects of human life. Comprehensiveness, inevitability and persistency of modern developments has seized the opportunity to talk about bright and dark aspects of modernity from the hands of a certain stratum of people living in a special period of time, giving it an always-on relevance. Modernity in every step of its advance, apart from marvelous achievements, has brought about unique problems that intrigued the greatest thinker of any period. Considering the dynamics of modernity, It goes without saying that there is a great gap between our age and the time when classic theorists of sociology offered their originate reflections. However these classics has still retained their significance, because in the same way we are confronting relentless change and its ensuing crisis. In this article we show how three of and how their conception of modernity discontents reflect in their methodology.