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Sociological Adventures
Earle Edward Eubank's Visits with European Sociologists

ISBN 9781138514829
Published December 18, 2020 by Routledge
206 Pages

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Book Description

In the summer of 1934, an American professor of sociology at the University of Cincinnati, Earle Edward Eubank, travelled through Europe and, in doing so, visited the most famous sociologists of the time in England, Germany, Austria, Czechoslovakia, and France. This book is a description of this journey, its results and consequences.

Table of Contents

A Sociological Pilgrimage Through Europe The “ Makers of Sociology” Project 1 Earle Edward Eubank (1887-1945) 6 State of European Sociology in Light of the Eubank Interviews 14 Structure and Reliability of the Eubank Reports 19 European Sociologists in Summer 1934 Morris Ginsberg 21 Karl Mannheim 26 Alexander Farquharson 29 On the Trail of Herbert Spencer 31 John Atkinson Hobson 35 Franz Oppenheimer 39 Alfred Vierkandt 47 Eduard Spranger 53 Ferdinand Tönnies and Rudolf Heberle 55 Julius Hecker 66 Elisabeth Hecker 71 Florian Znaniecki 75 Werner Sombart 81 Hans Freyer 86 Arnost Bläha 95 Othmar Spann 100 Alfred Weber 106 Maurice Halbwachs 110 Paul Fauconnet 118 Lucien Lévy-Bruhl 121 Erich Voegelin 125 François Simiand 131 Céléstin Bouglé 136 Marcel Mauss 139 On the Trail of Auguste Comte 147 Leopold von Wiese 149 Epilogue: Helping European Sociologists Flee Antonin and Sonia Obrdlik 157 Franz and Renate Oppenheimer 162 Hans Simmel

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