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Sociology in America : a history

Author: Craig J Calhoun; ProQuest (Firm)
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Craig J Calhoun; ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN: 9780226090962 0226090965
OCLC Number: 1261928764
Notes: "An ASA Centennial Publication."
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Description: xiv, 913 p. : ill.
Contents: Sociology in America : an introduction / Craig Calhoun --
The American Spencerians : theorizing a new science / Daniel Breslau --
Thrice told : narratives of sociology's relation to social work / Patricia Lengermann & Gillian Niebrugge --
A life in the first half-century of sociology : Charles Ellwood and the division of sociology / Stephen Turner --
Knowledge from the field / Marjorie L. DeVault --
Pragmatism, phenomenology, and twentieth-century American sociology / Neil Gross --
On edge : sociology during the Great Depression and the New Deal / Charles Camic --
Hot war, Cold War : the structures of sociological action, 1940-1955 / Andrew Abbott & James T. Sparrow --
American sociology before and after World War II : the (temporary) settling of a disciplinary field / George Steinmetz --
Orthodoxy, heterodoxy, and hierarchy : "mainstream" sociology and its challengers / Craig Calhoun & Jonathan VanAntwerpen --
From relevance to irrelevance : the curious impact of the sixties on public sociology / Doug McAdam --
The culture of sociology in disarray : the impact of 1968 on U.S. sociologists / Immanuel Wallerstein --
Assessing the feminist revolution : the presence and absence of gender in theory and practice / Myra Marx Ferree, Shamus Rahman Khan, & Shauna A. Morimoto --
Feminist sociology in the twentieth-century United States : life stories in historical context / Barbara Laslett --
Sociology of race and W.E.B. Dubois : the path not taken / Aldon D. Morris --
The dark side of the force : one hundred years of the sociology of race / Howard Winant --
Pushing the boundaries or business as usual? : race, class, and gender studies and sociological inquiry / Patricia Hill Collins --
Criminology, criminologists, and the sociological enterprise / James F. Short Jr. with Lorine A. Hughes --
Betwixt and between discipline and profession : a history of sociology of education / Pamela Barnhouse Walters --
Internationalism and global transformations in American sociology / Michael D. Kennedy & Miguel A. Centeno --
Defining disciplinary identity : the historiography of U.S. sociology / Alan Sica --
Appendix: Histories of American sociology : readings and resources / Alton Phillips & Jonathan VanAntwerpen.
Responsibility: edited by Craig Calhoun.


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