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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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Jeffrey Alexander
July 18, 2018
CCS Director Jeffrey Alexander was presented with the Distinguished Contribution to Sociological Theory Award by the International Sociological Association’s RC16...
Elisabeth Becker
July 4, 2018
CCS Postdoctoral Fellow Elisabeth Becker has published, as Principal Investigator, “An Impact Report of Muslim Contributions to New York City,” as part of the Muslims for...
Nickie Michaud Wild
June 15, 2018
CCS Faculty Fellow Nickie Michaud Wild has just published 9/11, the War on Terror, and the Sociology of Mass Media.  Included in this volume are essays by Jeffrey Alexander...