Lost Sociologists Rediscovered Jane Addams, Walter Benjamin, W. E. B. Dubois, Harriet Martineau, Francis Greenwood Peabody, Pitirim A. Sorokin, Flora Tristan, George E. Vincent, and Beatrice Webb

Author: Romano, Mary Ann
Year:2002
Pages:296
ISBN:0-7734-7083-2
978-0-7734-7083-5
Price:199.95
Over the years a number of sociologists have been constantly overshadowed, going almost virtually unnoticed by the discipline. The purpose of this work is to resurrect those sociologists by attempting to bring them into the mainstream.

Table of Contents

Table of contents:
Foreword; Introduction
1. The Feminist Pragmatism of Jane Addams (Mary Jo Deegan)
2. Walter Benjamin: A Sociologist? (Warren S. Goldstein)
3. W. E. B. DuBois and the Sociology of African Americans (Shaun L. Gabbidon)
4. Harriet Martineau: The Theory and Practice of Early Critical Social Research (Susan Hoecker-Drysdale)
5. Integralism: The Promising Legacy of Pitirim A. Sorokin (Vincent Jeffries)
6. Flora Tristan: The Sociologist and the Woman (Patricia Boscia-Mulé)
7. George E. Vincent's Contributions to Sociology: A Quiet Advance of the Human Condition (David A. Mackey)
8. Beatrice Webb: Genesis of a Sociological Imagination (Mary Ann Romano)
Bibliography; Index