The American Sociologist

, Volume 20, Issue 4, pp 377–380 | Cite as

Gouldner twenty years later

  • Miriam M. Johnson
Retrospective Reviews: The Coming Crisis In Western Sociology By Alvin W. Gouldner


Sociological Theory Middle Class Woman Class Interest Feminine Role Early Essay 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Miriam M. Johnson
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  1. 1.Department of SociologyUniversity of OregonEugene

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