James S. Coleman

Guillermina Jasso

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Title of host publicationThe Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Major Social Theorists
    PublisherWiley-Blackwell
    Pages219-239
    Number of pages21
    Volume1
    ISBN (Print)9781444330786
    DOIs
    StatePublished - Apr 20 2011

    Keywords

    • Coleman and deductive theories - types of theories
    • Coleman and micro-macro link - themes in Coleman's work
    • Coleman and probability distributions - variable's array, wealth, power and status
    • Coleman and racial inequality - Resources for Social Change, Race in the United States
    • Coleman at Hopkins, and Coleman's publications - The Adolescent Society, Introduction to Mathematical Sociology
    • Coleman's exploration of micro-macro links - pure and hybrid micro and macro variables
    • Coleman, distinguished contributions to sociology - theoretical and empirical, receiving honors
    • Coleman, sharp characterization of assumption - the Cobb-Douglas function
    • Gini coefficient, measures of inequality - a hybrid macro variable
    • James S. Coleman, insights of lasting importance for sociology - and Coleman's part

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Social Sciences(all)

    Cite this

    Jasso, G. (2011). James S. Coleman. In The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Major Social Theorists (Vol. 1, pp. 219-239). Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444396621.ch28