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Edward Alsworth Ross (1005)

Profession
Sociologist
Nationality
American
Born
1866, Virden, Illinois
Died
1951, Madison, Wisconsin
Short Biography
Edward Alsworth Ross (December 12, 1866 – July 22, 1951) was a progressive American sociologist, eugenicist, and major figure of early criminology. | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • Ph.D. in economics, Johns Hopkins University, 1891
Appointments & Honors
  • 1891-95, taught economics briefly, Indiana University and Cornell University
  • 1895-1900, turned to sociology, Stanford University
  • 1900-1906, University of Nebraska
  • 1906-37, University of Wisconsin, from 1929, chairman, Department of Sociology and Anthropology
  • LL.D., Coe College, 1911