Search - List of Books by William Julius Wilson

William Julius Wilson (born December 20, 1935) is an American sociologist. He worked at the University of Chicago 1972-1996 before moving to Harvard.

William Julius Wilson is Lewis P. and Linda L. Geyser University Professor at Harvard University. He is one of only 22 University Professors, the highest professional distinction for a Harvard faculty member. After receiving a Ph.D. from Washington State University in 1966, Wilson taught sociology at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, before joining the University of Chicago faculty in 1972. In 1990 he was appointed the Lucy Flower University Professor and director of the University of Chicago's Center for the Study of Urban Inequality. He joined the faculty at Harvard in July 1996. He is affiliated with the Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy at the John F. Kennedy School of Government.

Wilson was an original board member of the progressive Century Institute, and a current board member at Philadelphia-based Public/Private Ventures.

Honors   more �

Published Works   more �

Influence   more �

Criticism of His Work   more �

This author page uses material from the Wikipedia article "William Julius Wilson", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0
Total Books: 19
The Truly Disadvantaged The Inner City the Underclass and Public Policy Second Edition
The Declining Significance of Race Blacks and Changing American Institutions Third Edition
More than Just Race Being Black and Poor in the Inner City
2010 - More Than Just Race Being Black and Poor in the Inner City [Issues of Our Time] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780393337631
ISBN-10: 0393337634
Genre: Nonfiction
  ?

More than Just Race
2009 - More Than Just Race [Issues of Our Time] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780393067057
ISBN-10: 039306705X
Genre: Politics & Social Sciences
  ?

There Goes the Neighborhood Racial Ethnic and Class Tensions in Four Chicago Neighborhoods and Their Meaning for America
Good Kids from Bad Neighborhoods Successful Development in Social Context
Good Kids from Bad Neighborhoods Successful Development in Social Context
Tally's Corner A Study of Negro Streetcorner Men
2003 - Tally's Corner a Study of Negro Streetcorner Men [Legacies of Social Thought] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780742528956
ISBN-10: 0742528952
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction
  ?

The Bridge over the Racial Divide Rising Inequality and Coalition Politics
2001 - The Bridge Over the Racial Divide Rising Inequality and Coalition Politics [Wildavsky Forum Series] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780520229297
ISBN-10: 0520229290
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 1

America Becoming Racial Trends and Their Consequences Volume 2
2001 - America Becoming Racial Trends and Their Consequences Volume 2 (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780309068390
ISBN-10: 0309068398
Genres: Nonfiction, Science & Math
  ?

The Bridge over the Racial Divide Rising Inequality and Coalition Politics
1999 - The Bridge Over the Racial Divide Rising Inequality and Coalition Politics [Wildavsky Forum Series] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780520222267
ISBN-10: 0520222261
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 1

When Work Disappears The World of the New Urban Poor
1999 - When Work Disappears the World of the New Urban Poor (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780966018028
ISBN-10: 0966018028
Genre: Nonfiction
  ?

When Work Disappears  The World of the New Urban Poor
1997 - When Work Disappears the World of the New Urban Poor (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780679724179
ISBN-10: 0679724176
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 4.8/5 Stars.
 2

When Work Disappears  The World of the New Urban Poor
1996 - When Work Disappears the World of the New Urban Poor (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780394579351
ISBN-10: 0394579356
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 3

The Truly Disadvantaged  The Inner City the Underclass and Public Policy
1990 - The Truly Disadvantaged the Inner City the Underclass and Public Policy (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780226901312
ISBN-10: 0226901319
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
 1

Dark Ghetto Dilemmas of Social Power
1989 - Dark Ghetto Dilemmas of Social Power (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780819562265
ISBN-10: 0819562262
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Nonfiction
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
 1

The Declining Significance of Race  Blacks and Changing American Institutions
There Goes the Neighborhood Racial Ethnic and Class Tensions in Four Chicago Neighborhoods and Their Meaning for America