#3298 Overall Influence

Anselm Strauss

American sociologist

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Anselm Leonard Strauss was an American sociologist professor at the University of California, San Francisco internationally known as a medical sociologist and as the developer of grounded theory, an innovative method of qualitative analysis widely used in sociology, nursing, education, social work, and organizational studies. He also wrote extensively on Chicago sociology/symbolic interactionism, sociology of work, social worlds/arenas theory, social psychology and urban imagery. He published over 30 books, chapters in over 30 other books, and over 70 journal articles.

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Lawrence University
Lawrence University

Liberal arts college and conservatory of music, in Appleton, Wisconsin

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University of California, San Francisco
University of California, San Francisco

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University of Virginia
University of Virginia

Public research university in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

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#58 World Rank #22 USA Rank
Sociology