ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

A+| A| A-

UNITED STATES-A Visit to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York

strife among sociologists, exploited further by the 'cadre promotion politics' whereby many promising sociologists were compelled to leave the Institute of Socio-Economic Problems of the Academy of Sciences, USSR and work at 'peripheral' levels elsewhere. She also laments the 'virtual disappearance' of the Leningrad Sociological School which in the late 1960s and 1970s carried out pioneering research in critical areas like dissatisfaction and alienation among workers, occupational preferences of the youth, etc.

To read the full text Login

Get instant access

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

₹826for India

$50for overseas users


(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top