Title

A Serendipitous Career

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Date

2007

Publication Title

Sociologists in a Global Age: Biographical Perspectives

Department

Sociology & Anthropology

Abstract

Brings together sixteen leading international sociologists to share their experiences of becoming practitioners in their field. Each contributor provides an auto-biographical review of his journey into the discipline, with special attention paid to the intellectual and social-political contexts in which his work matured.