The American Sociologist

, Volume 36, Issue 3–4, pp 121–132 | Cite as

Global public social science

  • Christopher Chase-Dunn


Burawoy’s classification of the complementary aspects of the discipline of sociology is used to describe an emergent global public social science that will assist transnational social movements in the building of a democratic and collectively rational global commonwealth.


Public Sociology Global Civil Society Social Science Discipline Capitalist Class Professional Sociology 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christopher Chase-Dunn
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.University of CaliforniaRiverside
  2. 2.Institute for Research on World-SystemsUSA

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