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Black Feminist Thought

(Patricia Hill Collins)
28

Black Skin, White Masks

(Frantz Fanon)
30

The Conceptual Practices of Power

(Dorothy Smith)
29

Orientalism

(Edward Said)
27

Racial Formation in the United States

(Michael Omi and Howard Winant)
26

The Second Sex

(Simone de Beauvoir)
25

The Souls of Black Folk

(W.E.B. Du Bois)
38

From Pilgrim to Tourist: or a Short History of Identity

(Zygmunt Bauman)
37

Gender Trouble

(Judith Butler)
36

The History of Sexuality

(Michel Foucault)
33

Metropolis and Mental Life

(Georg Simmel)
35

The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life

(Erving Goffman)
32

Self

(George Herbert Mead)
34

The Stranger

(Georg Simmel)
17

Basic Sociological Terms

(Max Weber)
19

Bureaucracy

(Max Weber)
20

Class, Status, Party

(Max Weber)
24

The Consequences of Modernity

(Anthony Gidden)
23

Discipline and Punish

(Michel Foucault)
21

One-Dimensional Man

(Herbert Marcuse)
16

The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism

(Max Weber)
22

Toward a Rational Society

(Jurgen Habermas)
18

The Types of Legitimate Domination

(Max Weber)
10

Capital

(Karl Marx)
15

Distinction

(Pierre Bourdieu)
11

Economic and Philosophic Manuscripts of 1844

(Karl Marx)
14

The Forms of Capital

(Pierre Bourdieu)
8

The German Ideology

(Karl Marx and Friedrich Engel)
9

Manifesto of the Communist Party

(Karl Marx)
13

Materials for an Explanatory Theory of the Network Society

(Manuel Castells)
12

The Rise and Future Demise of the World Capitalist System

(Immanuel Wallerstein)
5

Categories of the Orientation and Organization of Action

(Talcott Parsons and Edward Shils)
2

The Division of Labor in Society

(Émile Durkheim)
4

Elementary Forms of Religious Life

(Émile Durkheim)
1

The Rules of Sociological Method

(Émile Durkheim)
7

The Social Construction of Reality

(Peter Berger and Thomas Luckmann)
6

Studies in Ethnomethodology

(Harold Garfinkel)
3

Suicide

(Émile Durkheim)