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…


Elisabeth Becker
September 26, 2018
Read CCS Postdoctoral Fellow Elisabeth Becker’s “Tour-guiding as a pious place-making practice: The case of the Sehitlik Mosque, Berlin,” in Annals of Tourism Research,...
Jeffrey Alexander
August 30, 2018
Yale News Story: Yale sociologist receives prestigious award for his body of work
August 18, 2018
This coming year’s CCS Workshop schedule is now available. Our first meeting will be on August 31.  Our speaker that day will be Natalie Aviles, who will also serve...