116 results found for: subject:"Sociology"

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1897

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

A program for a sociological society

Atlanta (Ga.) - Typed version of speech given at Atlanta University to the First Sociological Club, which Du Bois was a member. Speech, in six parts, defines what Sociology is, what the field has accomplished, how it does its research, how that work can be better utilized, what the club has accomplished and what they can do better in relation to making the lives of African Americans better.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1897

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

A program for a sociological society

Atlanta (Ga.) - Handwritten draft of speech given at Atlanta University to the First Sociological Club, which Du Bois was a member. Speech, in six parts, defines what Sociology is, what the field has accomplished, how it does its research, how that work can be better utilized, what the club has accomplished and what they can do better in relation to making the lives of African Americans better.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Sociology hesitant

Sociology - A typed draft of an article exploring the history of sociology as a field of study.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905 Jan. 21

Crook James W. (James Walter) 1859-1933

Letter from James W. Crook to W. E. B. Du Bois

Amherst (Mass.) - Crook writes after meeting Du Bois in Berlin, Germany through Knowlton, a mutual friend, to request assistance with a sociological study at Amherst College about the local negro population. Du Bois's draft for reply recommends sources for future research and warns Crook of the difficulty in getting survey responses.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905 Apr. 3

Borgquist, Alvin

Letter from Alvin Borgquist to W. E. B. Du Bois

Worcester (Mass.) - Alvin Borgquist, a graduate student at Clark University, requests information for a study on crying as an expression of emotions, asking "Whether the Negro sheds tears, and if so, under what general conditions."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905 Apr. 11

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Alvin Borgquist

Responses to Alvin Borgquist of Clark University, requesting information for a study on crying as an expression of emotions amongst African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1908 Oct. 10

Stone, Alfred Holt, 1870-1955

Letter from Alfred Holt Stone to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Providing positive feedback on the study of economic cooperation for the Carnegie Institute from Carrol D. Wright and others; encloses compensation for printing costs.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914 June 16

Roddy, B. M.

Letter from B. M. Roddy to W. E. B. Du Bois

Memphis (Tenn.) - Concerning discrimination at a meeting of the Southern Sociological Congress in Memphis, Tennessee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914 June 26

Roddy, B. M.

Letter from B. M. Roddy to W. E. B. Du Bois

Memphis (Tenn.) - Concerning Southern Sociological Congress in Memphis, Tennessee after an incident of racial discrimination.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 21

Davis, Jerome

Letter from Jerome Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

New Haven (Conn) - Concerning a request for material on sociological aspects of race relations for sociology courses at Yale University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers