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When ideas mattered : a Nathan Glazer reader / Joseph Dorman & Leslie Lenkowsky, editors.

Publication:
New Brunswick, New Jersey : Transaction Publishers, [2017]
Format/Description:
Book
x, 352 pages ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Glazer, Nathan.
Social sciences -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Sociologists -- United States.
Intellectuals -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Intellectuals.
Social sciences.
Sociologists.
New York (State) -- New York.
United States.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
Acknowledgements
Introduction
An unreliable man / Joseph Dorman
The melting pot and after
America's ethnic pattern
American Jews or American judaism?
American epic : then and now
Culture and achievement
Assimilation today : is one identity enough?
On race
America's race paradox
Academic freedom in the 1990's
Impediments to integration
In defense of preference
Social policy
The limits of social policy
Reform work, not welfare
Architecture and urbanism
On subway graffiti in New York
Paris-the view from New York
The prince, the people, and the architects
Glazer on Glazer
My life in sociology
Commentary-the early years
On being deradicalized
Neoconservative from the start
Glazer on sociology
Tocqueville and Riesman
Appraisals
America's leading neo-conservative social democrat E. J. Dionne, Jr
A beautiful mind / Mark Lilla
"A young man at the periphery of the profession" / Peter Skerry
A sociologist for all seasons / Jackson Toby
Connecting the world of thought / Reed Ueda
Contributors
Index.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Dorman, Joseph, 1958- editor.
Lenkowsky, Leslie, 1946- editor.
Other format:
Online version: When ideas mattered
ISBN:
9781412864169
141286416X
9781412863797
OCLC:
958224468
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