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By Robert Bierstedt

American Sociological thought: A severe historical past discusses the heritage of yankee sociological conception through delivering a selective and demanding account of ten writers principally occupied with the topic.
Chapters 1 to ten of this e-book are dedicated to the contributions and investigations of ten acclaimed sociological theorists— William Graham Sumner, Lester Frank Ward, Charles Horton Cooley, Edward Alsworth Ross, Florian Znaniecki, Robert Morrison Maclver, Pitirim A. Sorokin, George A. Lundberg, Talcott Parsons, and Robert okay. Merton. The sociological label, legacy of Spencer, normative taboo, American references, and the ""Holy Trinity"" (Marx, Durkheim, and Weber) also are elaborated during this textual content.
This book is an effective reference for college students and researchers undertaking paintings on normal sociological theory.

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