The legacy of Pitirim Sorokin in the transnational alliances of moral conservatives

  title={The legacy of Pitirim Sorokin in the transnational alliances of moral conservatives},
  author={Dmitry Uzlaner and Kristina Stoeckl},
  journal={Journal of Classical Sociology},
  pages={133 - 153}
This article examines the legacy of Pitirim A. Sorokin (1889–1968), a Harvard sociologist from the Russian emigration. The authors scrutinise Sorokin as one of the nodal points for today’s moral conservatism. As a scholar, Sorokin has been relegated to the margins of his discipline, but his legacy as a public intellectual has persisted in the United States and has soared in Russia over the last three decades. This article examines Sorokin’s reception in these two nations, some of whose citizens… 
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