Sociology Program Reading List

Baird, Brain, N. (1996) The Internship, Practicum and Field Placement Handbook: A Guide for the Helping Professions. Prentice-Hall: Englewood Cliffs, NJ.
Bottomore, T. (ed.) (1973) Karl Marx. Prentice-Hall: Englewood Cliffs, NJ.
Comte, A. (1975) Auguste Comte and Positivism: The Essential Writings. Getrude Lenzer (ed.) Harper Torchbooks: New York
de Tocqueville, A. (1969) Democracy in America. Doubleday: New York.
DuBois, William & Dean, Wright (2001) Applying Sociology: Making a Better World. Allyn & Bacon: Boston
Durkheim, Emile (1964a) The Division of Labor in Society. Free Press: New York.
Durkheim, Emile (1964b) The Rules of Sociological Method. Free Press: New York.
Durkheim, Emile (1974) Sociology and Philosophy. Free Press: New York
Gerth, H. & Mills, C. (1946) From Max Webber: Essays in Sociology. Oxford University Press: New York.
Giddens, A. (1973) Capitalism and Modern Socialist Theory: An Analysis of the Writings of Marx, Durkheim, and Max Webber. Cambridge University Press: New York.
Marx, K. (1964) Selected Writings in Sociology and Philosophy. In T.B. Bottomore & Rubel, M. (eds.). Penguin: Baltimore.
Mead, G.H. (1962) Mind, Self, and Society. Charles Morris (ed.) University of Chicago Press: Chicago
Merton, R.K. (1968) Social Theory and Social Structure. Free Press: New York.
Mills, C. W. (1956) The Power Elite. Oxford university Press: New York.
Mills, C.W. (1959) The Sociological Imagination. Oxford University Press: New York.
Ogburn. W. (1957) Cultural Lag as Theory. Sociology and Social Research, 41, 167-174.
Parsons, T. (1951) The Social System. Free Press: New York
Parsons, T. (1954) Essays in Sociological Theory. Free Press: New York
Simmel, G. (1950) The Sociology of Georg Simmel. Kurt Wolf (ed.) Free Press: NewYork
Veblen, T. (1953) The Theory of the Leisure Class. The New American Library: New York.
Wallace, R. & Wolf, A. (1999) Contemporary Sociological Theory: Expanding the Classical Tradition. Prentice-Hall: Englewood Cliffs, NJ.
Weber, M. (1958) The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism. Charles Scribner’s Sons: New York.