Normal view MARC view ISBD view

On work, race, and the sociological imagination

By: Hughes, Everett C.
Contributor(s): Coser, Lewis A [Editor].
Publisher: Chicago The University of Chicago Press 1994Description: vi, 212 p.ISBN: 9780226359724.Subject(s): Social science | Occupations | Social classes | Race relations | SociologyDDC classification: 301 Summary: The writings in this volume highlight Hughes's contributions to the sociology of work and professions; race and ethnicity; and the central themes and methods of the discipline. Hughes was the first sociologist to pay sustained attention to occupations as a field for study and wrote frequently and searchingly about them. Several of the essays in this collection helped orient the first generation of Black sociologists, including Franklin Frazier, St. Clair Drake, and Horace Cayton.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Item location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode
Books Vikram Sarabhai Library
Slot 236 (0 Floor, West Wing) Non-fiction 301 H8O6 (Browse shelf) Available 179075

The writings in this volume highlight Hughes's contributions to the sociology of work and professions; race and ethnicity; and the central themes and methods of the discipline. Hughes was the first sociologist to pay sustained attention to occupations as a field for study and wrote frequently and searchingly about them. Several of the essays in this collection helped orient the first generation of Black sociologists, including Franklin Frazier, St. Clair Drake, and Horace Cayton.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Powered by Koha