Social Theory and Social Policy: Essays in Honor of James S. Coleman


This volume is a collection of original essays on social science and public policy, stimulated by the theoretical insights and research formulations of James S. Coleman. Coleman's writings have profoundly influenced and, in several cases, defined the agenda for important subfields of sociology and public policy. The contributors to the volume are a distinguished group of social scientists and government officials from the United States and Europe.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Raymond Boudon
  • Gordon Tullock
  • Benjamin Zablocki
  • Gudmund Hernes
  • Diane Ravitch
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 1993