|Statement||by William I. Thomas and Florian Znaniecke.|
|Contributions||Znaniecki, Florian, 1882-1958, joint author.|
|LC Classifications||DK411 .T5 1958|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. (xv, 2250 p.)|
|Number of Pages||2250|
|LC Control Number||58012617|
This new, abridged edition of the classic five-volume work The Polish Peasant in Europe and America brings together documents and commentary that illuminate the lives of the nearly two million Poles who emigrated to America between and /5(19). The Polish Peasant in Europe and America: Survival of the Book by Danuta Mostwin In the prestigious University of Chicago Press published the first two volumes of a work which soon became part of a social scandal and was forced to change publishers, leaving the University of Chicago press "out of. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thomas, William Isaac, Polish peasant in Europe and America. New York, Dover Publications . Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. Critiques of Research in the Social Sciences, V1: An Appraisal of Thomas and Znaniecki's the Polish Peasant in Europe and America. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller 9.
Other articles where The Polish Peasant in Europe and America is discussed: W. I. Thomas: His major work, The Polish Peasant in Europe and America, 5 vol. (–20), written in collaboration with Florian Znaniecki, applies the comparative method to the study of nationalities and analyzes social problems by means of personal history. The Polish Peasant in Europe and America book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This is a reproduction of a book published before 5/5(1). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thomas, William Isaac, Polish peasant in Europe and America. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, : The Polish Peasant in Europe and America: A CLASSIC WORK IN IMMIGRATION HISTORY () by Thomas, William; Znaniecki, Florian and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(19).
The editor stresses that ‘The Polish Peasant in Europe and America was one of the earliest works to study the culture and social organization of immigrants’ (p. x). In the context of early twentieth century America, it was a pioneering study because it ‘sought to explain social problems by examining the relation between individuals and Author: Anna Triandafyllidou. William I. Thomas and Florian Znaniecki. The Polish Peasant in Europe and America. 2 vols. New York: Dover Pubs. [n. d.]. xv, ; vi, ; $ This massive work is a classic of sociology. First published () in in five volumes and several times reprinted — the present. "THE POLISH PEASANT IN EUROPE AND AMERICA:" ITS FIRST HALF-A-CENTURY OF INTELLECTUAL HISTORY () The fiftieth anniversary of the publication of The Polish Peasant is, perhaps, an appropriate time to consider at some length the history of this unusual book and its lasting influence as one of the classics of sociology. Lester R. Kurtz, "The Polish Peasant in Europe and America. William I. Thomas, Florian Znaniecki, Eli Zaretsky," American Journal of Sociol no. 2 (Sep.