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David A. Karp

American sociologist


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

David Allen Karp is a Professor of Sociology at Boston College where he has taught since 1971. He received his B.A. degree from Harvard University in 1966 and his Ph.D. in Sociology from New York University in 1971. He has written or co-authored nine books and more than fifty journal articles and book chapters. His work appears in such periodicals as Symbolic Interaction, Journal of Contemporary Ethnography, Journal of Qualitative Health Research, the Gerontologist, and the International Journal of Aging and Human Development. His work has largely clustered in three areas: urban life and culture, aging, and the study of mental health and illness.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Boston College

Private research university in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, United States

New York University

Private research university in New York City

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Social Work
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Political Science
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