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Author Marx, Gary T.
Title Muckraking sociology ; research as social criticism. / Edited by Gary T. Marx.
Imprint New Brunswick, N. J. : Transaction Books; distributed by Dutton [New York], [1972]

Series Transaction/Society book series, TA/S-27
Subject United States -- Social conditions -- 1960-1980.
Alternate Title Trans-action.
Description ix, 384 pages ; 21 cm.
Note Consists chiefly of essays from the magazine Trans-action, including two which appeared in the magazine under its later name, Society.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographies.
Contents Marx, G. T. Introduction.--Davis, A. J. Sexual assaults in the Philadelphia prison system.--Nagel, S. and Weitzman, L. J. Sexism in the courts.--Marx, G. T. Civil disorder and the agents of social control.--Baron, H. M. Black powerlessness in Chicago.--Dolbeare, K. M. and Davis, J. W. Little groups of neighbors--American draft boards.--Lowi, T. J. Apartheid U.S.A.--Fellman, G., Brandt, B. and Rosenblatt, R. Dagger in the heart of town.--Graham, J. M. Amphetamine politics on Capital Hill.--Coles, R. Life in Appalachia--the case of Hugh McCaslin.--Nelkin, D. Invisible migrant workers.--Martinez, T. W. Why employemnt-agency counselors lower their clients' self-esteem.--Wellman, D. The wrong way to find jobs for Negroes.--Wax, R. H. The warrior dropouts.--Schafer, W. E., Olexa, C. and Polk, K. Programmed for social class: tracking in high school.--Strauss, A. L. Medical ghettos.--Titmuss, R. The gift of blood.
ISBN 0878550364
0878555323 pbk.
OCLC # 571937