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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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Politics of Meaning/Meaning of Politics
December 3, 2018
Politics of Meaning/Meaning of Politics: Cultural Sociology of the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election, edited by CCS Faculty Fellow Jason Mast and CCS Director Jeffrey Alexander...
Grzegorz Brzozowski
November 26, 2018
CCS Predoctoral Fellow Grzegorz Brzozowski, the director of  A Stranger On My Couch,  won the Kazimierz Karabasz award of “Patient Eye” from the “Man in Danger” Festival...
Countering Stereotypes
October 25, 2018
Join CCS Postdoctoral Fellow Elisabeth Becker, and her colleagues from the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding, for a free event featuring the newest Muslims for...