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1 Bernhard, Virginia, editor ELITES, MASSES, AND MODERNIZATION IN LATIN AMERICA, 1850-1930
Austin and London: University of Texas Press, (1979). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a rubbed and very good plus dust jacket that is slightly shelf-worn. 
Three eminent historians explore the interactions between the elites and the lower classes in Latin America during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. 
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2 Bogardus, Emory S. PERSONAL TRIBUTES TO FRIENDS
Los Angeles: University Of Southern California Press, (1970). First edition. Hardcover. A few tiny pen checkmarks to table of contents, else a fine copy in a very good plus dust jacket with light soiling and short edge tears. 
Inscribed and SIGNED by the author. Gathers the author's memorial tributes to fifty-two personal friends, among them some prominent sociologists, USC educators and students, and celebrated leaders such as Jane Addams and Henri Bergson. 
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3 Broderick, Damien THE SPIKE: How Our Lives Are Being Transformed by Rapidly Advancing Technologies
New York: Forge/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2001). 0312877811 / 9780312877811 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in printed powder-blue wraps. 
Examines the effect the fast pace of technology has on our approach to life. 370 pages; afterword; notes; suggested reading; selected internet sites. 
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4 Bruchey, Stuart W., editor SMALL BUSINESS IN AMERICAN LIFE
New York: Columbia University Press, 1980. 0231048726 / 9780231048729 First edition. Hardcover. Lower front corner lightly bumped, else near fine in beige linen with gilt spine titles on a green panel; in a near fine dust jacket with a hint of wear at the lower shelf extremities. 
Case studies that survey the relationships and effects of small business to American life. 391 pages; index; and contributors. 
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5 Clark, Kenneth B. DARK GHETTO: Dilemmas of Social Power
New York: Harper Torchbooks, (1967). First paperback edition. Trade Paperback. Fine in pictorial wraps. 
251 pages with indexes. Trade paperback. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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6 Duvignaud, Jean CHANGE AT SHEBIKA: Report From a North African Village
New York: Pantheon Books, (1970). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Foxing to the page fore-edges, else a near fine copy; in a price-clipped and somewhat nicked pictorial dust jacket. 
Translated from the French by Frances Frenaye. With a foreword by Cecil Hourani. This copy is from the library of poet/critic Kenneth Rexroth with his name and address rubber-stamped to the front endpaper. 303 pages; appendix. Illustrated with photos. 
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7 Ely, Richard T. STUDIES IN THE EVOLUTION OF INDUSTRIAL SOCIETY
Port Washington, New York/London: Kennikat Press, (1971). 0804614431 / 9780804614436 Reprint. Two volumes. Green cloth with gilt lettering and rules to the spines. Hardcover. Previous owner's embossed seals to the front free endpapers, else near fine; issued without dust jackets. Small octavo. 
497 pages; list of the author's publications, and an index. A reprint of the original edition first published in 1903. An economical and sociological study of the evolution of industrial society and an analysis of the problems caused by this evolution. 
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8 Gulliver, Philip SOCIAL CONTROL IN AN AFRICAN SOCIETY: A Study of the Arusha: Agricultural Masai of Northern Tanganyika
(New York): Boston University Press, 1963. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Upper page edges foxed, else very good plus copy in green cloth; in a very good price-clipped dust jacket with some insect nibbling to the spine panel and on the front flap fold. 
African Research Studies Number Three. From the library of Kenneth Rexroth, the San Francisco cultural poet and leading influence for Beat poetry, with his stamped name/address. 306 pages. Illustrated with 8 photographic plates, and 10 figures. 
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9 Hicks, John and Tucker, Robert, editors REVOLUTION & REACTION: THE PARIS COMMUNE 1871
(Amherst, Massachusetts): The University of Massachusetts Press, (1973). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in sky-blue linen with silver titles to the spine; in a near fine lightly rubbed dust jacket with tiny tears to the upper shelf-edges. 
A collection of evaluative essays by eminent scholars on that urban social phenomenon of 1871 with varied perspectives on the violent reaction to it. Reprinted from The Massachusetts Review Volume XII, Number 3, Summer 1971. 238 pages; illustrations. 
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10 Holmes, Ivory H. THE ALLOCATION OF TIME BY WOMEN WITHOUT FAMILY RESPONSIBILITIES
(Washington, D.C.): University Press of America, (1983). First edition. Hardcover. A near fine copy without dust jacket. Red cloth binding with gold spine lettering. 
Contains methodologies, tables, examples and a bibliography. 
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11 Mann, Susan Archer AGRARIAN CAPITALISM IN THEORY AND PRACTICE
Chapel Hill and London: The University of North Carolina Press, (1990). 0807818852 / 9780807818855 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in brown cloth; in an illustrated dust jacket. 211 pages, twenty-two tables, ten figures, notes, bibliography, and an index. 
A study of the relationship between agriculture and wage labor, which utilizes the American South as a model to explore the economical, historical, and social elements that have left agriculture behind other types of production in our Capitalist economy. 
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12 Mathias, Peter THE TRANSFORMATION OF ENGLAND: Essays in the Economic and Social History of England in the Eighteenth Century
New York: Columbia University Press, (1979). 0231050461 / 9780231050463 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in grey linen with metalic-blue titles and devices to the spine; in a near fine very slightly rubbed dust jacket. 
324 pages; index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 Matthews, Mervyn CLASS AND SOCIETY IN SOVIET RUSSIA
(London): Allen Lane/The Penguin Press, (1972). 0713902825 / 9780713902822 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in black cloth with titles, rules and devices in gilt to the spine; in a near fine dust jacket with two tiny tears at the shelf edges. 
366 pages; bibliography of Soviet publications; bibliography of non-Soviet publications; and index. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 McGuinness, Diane, editor DOMINANCE, AGGRESSION AND WAR
New York: Paragon House Publishers, (1987). 0892260351 / 9780892260355 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine; in a fine dust jacket. 328 pages; figures; tables; references; and index. 
A collection of ten papers addressing the principles underlying the mechanism and expression of dominance and its function in the control and prevention of aggressive encounters. Contributors wrote from experiences with animals or studies of people. 
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15 Merton, Robert K. & Gaston, Jerry, editors THE SOCIOLOGY OF SCIENCE IN EUROPE
Carbondale and Edwardsville: Southern Illinois University Press, (1977). 0809306336 / 9780809306336 First edition. Hardcover. A very nearly fine copy with some soiling to upper page edges and a light crimp to lower spine edge; in a near fine dust jacket with a few tiny tears to edges and one-inch closed tear with tiny attendant creases to front panel. 
383 pages; notes, references, tables, appendix, index of names, index of subjects. A comprehensive collection of essays on recent developments in the sociology of science in 10 countries; includes commentary on the history of the field by Merton. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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16 n printed dust j GESAMMELTE AUFSATZE ZUR RELIGIONSSOZIOLOGIE
Tubingen: J.C.B. Mohr (Paul Siebeck), 1971-1972. Photo-offset reprint of the original 1920 German edition. In three volumes. Hardcover. A near fine set in blue cloth with titles and publisher's device in gilt; in printed dust jackets. 
An important work focusing on the sociology of religions by the German sociologist and historian. Weber's attempts at developing a systematic methodology for cross-cultural studies had a significant influence on the development of modern social science. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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17 Osborne, R. Travis TWINS: Black And White
Athens, Georgia: Foundation for Human Understanding, (1980). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in dust jacket with upper spine chipped. 
This book is the result of over ten years of scientific testing of the heritability of intelligence of the Caucasian and Negro races including personality and psychological tests. 286 pages including references and indexes. 
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18 Remmling, Gunter W. THE SOCIOLOGY OF KARL MANNHEIM: With a Bibliographical Guide to the Sociology of Knowledge, Ideological Analysis, and Social Planning
(Atlantic Highlands, N.J.): Humanities Press, (1975). 0391003763 / 9780391003767 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Very faint age-toning to the endpapers, else near fine in evergreen-colored linen with gilt titles to the spine; in a near fine dust jacket. 255 pages; bibliographical guide; notes; and index. 
Mannheim arrived on a level of thought where concern for the quality of life emerged as the major motivating force of intellectual work. For Mannheim, freedom was the corollary of human solidarity which alone could bring about worldwide security. 
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19 Roth, William THE HANDICAPPED SPEAK
Jefferson, N.C. & London: McFarland, 1981. 0899500226 / 9780899500225 First edition. Hardcover. Small, mild soil spot to the rear cover, else a near fine copy in brown cloth with titles and devices stamped in white to the spine and front cover; no dust jacket. 
A collection of interviews with a wide variety of disabled persons to bridge an understanding for better social interaction. The interviewees raise and answer difficult questions. Each interview is accompanied by the author's commentary and a photo. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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20 Spearman, Diana DEMOCRACY IN ENGLAND
New York: The Macmillan Company, (1957). First U.S. edition: Complimentary copy with publisher's slip laid in. Hardcover. Fine in blue boards with gilt titles to the spine; in a near fine very lightly soiled dust jacket. 
Historical survey of democracy in England enlivened with famous debate quotations and side-lights on social history. The last chapter is a philosophical analysis. 238 pages; references; and index. 
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