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A Critique of Contemporary American Sociology

A Critique of Contemporary American Sociology

by Ted R. Vaughan, Gideon Sjoberg, Larry T. Reynolds, Moustapha Diouf, John F. Galliher

ISBN-10: 188228903X

ISBN-13: 9781882289035

Pub. Date: 01/01/1993

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

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Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
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A Critique of Contemporary American Sociology Series
Product dimensions:
6.16(w) x 9.28(h) x 1.03(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1 Part I: Introduction Chapter 2 The Crisis in Contemporary American Sociology: A Critique of the Discipline's Dominant Paradigm Chapter 3 The Bureaucratization of Sociology: Its Impact on Theory and Research Chapter 4 Ethnicity and Gender: The View from Above versus the View from Below Part 5 Part II: Introduction Chapter 6 Bureaucratic Secrets and Adversarial Methods of Social Research Chapter 7 Sociologist as Citizen-Scholar: A Symbolic Interactionist Alternative to Normal Sociology Chapter 8 The Rise of the Wisconsin School of Status-Attainment Research Chapter 9 Academic Labor Markets and the Sociology Temporary Chapter 10 Ideology and the Celebration of Applied Sociology Chapter 11 Western Sociology and the Third World: Asymmetrical Forms of Understanding and the Inadequacy of Sociological Discourse Chapter 12 The Rise and Fall of The American Sociologist

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