Adventures of an Accidental Sociologist

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  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 6/21/2011
  • Publisher: Prometheus Books

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Peter Berger is arguably the best-known American sociologist living today. He focuses on the main intellectual issues that motivated his work and the various people and situations he encountered in the course of this work.

Table of Contents

Prefatory Notep. 7
Balzac on Twelfth Streetp. 11
Improbable Horizonsp. 45
From a Clique to a Failed Empirep. 79
Globe-Trekking Sociologyp. 109
Many Gods and Countless Chinesep. 135
Politically Incorrect Excursionsp. 155
From Mbulwa to GŁterslohp. 179
Conductor Rather Than Soloistp. 207
Playing First Violinp. 237
Notesp. 261
Major Booksp. 263
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