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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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Origins 8 by Morel Morton Alexander (2005)
May 5, 2022
This weekend The Civil Sphere in Canada Conference and Book Project is taking place at the University of Guelph, Canada. Hosted by Jeffrey Alexander, CCS Director, Yale...
The Making of a White American Identity
April 25, 2022
Check out Ron’s latest book, The Making of a White American Identity, forthcoming this August! From the publisher:  In The Making of White American Identity, Ron...
Job announcement
December 21, 2021
Our affiliate center, The Moscow Centre for Cultural Sociology, has 2 open academic positions: postdoctoral fellow and assistant professor. More information can be found on...