Diverse Histories of American Sociology

Diverse Histories of American Sociology

by Anthony Blasi
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004143637

ISBN-13: 9789004143630

Pub. Date: 06/09/2005

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

The collection tells the story of early American sociology from the vantage point of women, racial, ethnic, regional, and religious minorities, outsiders, and important representatives of intellectual movements that were not merged into the mainstream of the discipline.  See more details below

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The collection tells the story of early American sociology from the vantage point of women, racial, ethnic, regional, and religious minorities, outsiders, and important representatives of intellectual movements that were not merged into the mainstream of the discipline.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004143630
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
06/09/2005
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1The settlement as a factor in the labor movement3
2A private trouble behind the gendered division of labor in sociology : the curious marriage of Robert E. Park and Clara Cahill Park18
3The scholar practitioners; the development of clinical sociology in the United States40
4The neglected contributions of female sociologists in the American South59
5The early sociological legacy of W. E. B. Du Bois74
6The legacy of Julian Samora : development of theory for the study of undocumented immigration96
7The sociology of William J. Kerby of Catholic University111
8Jesse Lawson and the National Sociological Society of 1903127
9Resisting sociology's seductive name : Frederick J. Teggart and sociology at Berkeley141
10Women, African Americans, and the ASA, 1905-2005178
11"Blooming in the noise of the whirlwind" : from caucus of black sociologists to the Association of Black Sociologists207
12Intellectual wasteland or garden of Eden? : sociology in the American South before 1950229
13Sociology at women's and black colleges, 1880s-1940s260
14Sociology in American higher education317
15Chicago in 1930 : Maurice Halbwachs' outsider view of the city and its sociologists323
16Veblen, Innis, and the classic tradition : North American economic sociology339
17Sociology in Hawai'i : beginnings360
18Community studies as trajectories in the development of sociology370

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