orgtheory quiz #6: the american statistical association

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Which sociologist was president of the American Statistical Association?

William F. Ogburn. Edited JASA from 1920 to 1926 and was ASA president in 1931. He also originated the idea of “culture lag.”

Written by fabiorojas

January 31, 2011 at 2:53 am

Posted in fabio, mere empirics

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  1. Don’t be surprised if you get paid a visit by the ghost of Phillip Hauser, saying “what am I? Chopped liver?”



    January 31, 2011 at 11:59 am

  2. Thanks – and Phil Hauser!



    January 31, 2011 at 4:20 pm

  3. I read “Social Change” by Ogburn, a while back. It’s entertaining to see how far sociology has come.



    February 1, 2011 at 2:02 am

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