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Yale’s Center for Cultural Sociology (CCS) provides a focus for meaning-centered analysis in the social science tradition. The CCS incorporates scholars from diverse backgrounds, sharing an interest in understanding how culture informs and structures social life and its problems. Read more…

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Fred Wherry
June 9, 2016
CCS Director Fred Wherry has been elected Chair of the Economic Sociology Council of the American Sociological Association’s Economic Sociology Section. Fred previously...
Mira Debs
June 1, 2016
CCS Junior Fellow Mira Debs will begin a post-doctoral fellowship at Yale University in Spring 2017 in the Education Studies Program and Political Science Department.  As the...
May 31, 2016
Working Paper #9 - Dimensions of Contention: Integrating the Dynamics of Influence Jeffrey Broadbent, University of Minnesota