Louis Wirth: A Bio-Bibliography (Bio-Bibliographies in Sociology) by Roger A. Salerno
Louis Wirth: A Bio-Bibliography (Bio-Bibliographies in Sociology)
Author: Roger A. Salerno
Title: Louis Wirth: A Bio-Bibliography (Bio-Bibliographies in Sociology)
ISBN10: 0313254737
ISBN13: 978-0313254734
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
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Publisher: Greenwood (November 13, 1987)
Language: English
Size pdf: 1474 kb
Size epub: 1768 kb
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Category: Reference
Subcategory: Writing, Research & Publishing Guides

This work provides a review of Wirth's life based on available biographical sources including unpublished materials. It focuses on Wirth's social, political, and professional evolution, and depicts his personal development through his scholarship, his social activism, and his commitment to reform. The biography concludes with an assessment of Wirth's intellectual impact on urban sociology and reviews of recent critiques of his works.