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C. Wright Mills

American sociologist

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Charles Wright Mills was an American sociologist, and a professor of sociology at Columbia University from 1946 until his death in 1962. Mills was published widely in popular and intellectual journals. He is remembered for several books, such as The Power Elite, which introduced that term and describes the relationships and class alliances among the US political, military, and economic elites; White Collar: The American Middle Classes, on the American middle class; and The Sociological Imagination, which presents a model of analysis for the interdependence of subjective experiences within a person's biography, the general social structure, and historical development.

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University of Wisconsin–Madison

Public research university in Madison, Wisconsin, USA

Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

University of Maryland, College Park

Public research university in the city of College Park in Prince George's County, Maryland

University of Texas at Austin

Public research university in Austin, Texas, United States

Texas A&M University

Public research university in College Station, Texas, United States

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#12 World Rank
Sociology
#496 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#6207 World Rank
Political Science
#7005 World Rank
Anthropology
#8463 World Rank
Education
#10523 World Rank
Philosophy
#12172 World Rank
Economics
#12289 World Rank
History
#15205 World Rank
Psychology
#19539 World Rank
Mathematics
#36281 World Rank
Communications
#40616 World Rank
Law
#67443 World Rank
Literature
#160069 World Rank
Computer Science
#661663 World Rank
Chemistry