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By ppk147 - Posted on 29 February 2008

The following is a partial bibliography of books by Pitirim Sorokin. Titles in bold represent the University of Saskatchewan Special Collections holdings: 

 

Prestuplenie i kara, podvig i nagrada: Sotsiologicheskij etyud ob osnovnykh formakh obschestvennogo povedeniya i morali.(Crime and Punishment: Service and Reward) 1914, St. Petersburg: isdatelstvo Dolbysheva, (was issued in 1913).

L. N. Tolstoi, kak filosof (Leo Tolstoi as a Philosopher). Moscow: isdatelstvo Posrednik, 1915.

Problema sozialnago ravenstva (The Problem of Social Equality). St. Petersburg: isdatelstvo Revoluzionnaia Mysl, 1917.

Pracheshnaia Tchelovecheskikh dush (Laundry of Human Souls, science fiction). St. Petersburg: Ejemesiachnyi Journal, 1917.

Uchebnik obschetj teorii prava (General Theory of Law). Iaroslavl: isdatelstvo Iaroslavskago Soyuza Koopcrativov: 1919.

Obschedostupnuy uchebnik soziologit (Elements of Sociology). Iaroslavl: isdatelstvo Iaroslavskago Soyuza Kooperativov, 1920.

Sistema soziologii, 2 vols. (A System of Sociology). St. Petersburg: isdatelstvo Kolos, 1920.

Golod kak factor (Hunger as a Factor). St. Petersburg: isdatelstvo Kolos, 1921 (destroyed by the Soviet government).

Sovremennoie sostoianie Rossii (Contemporary Situation of Russia). Praga: Kooperativnoie isdatelstvo, 1922.

Populamuye ocherki sozialnoi pcdagogiki i politiki (Popular Essays in Social Pedagogics and Politics). Ujgorod: isdanie Komiteta delovodchikov i narodnoprosvetitelnukh rad Pod-karpatskoi Rusi, 1923.

THE SOCIOLOGY OF REVOLUTION. New York: H. Fertig, 1967. 428p. (Reprint of the 1925 ed.)

SOCIAL MOBILITY. New York: Harper, 1927.

Contemporary Sociological TheoriesCONTEMPORARY SOCIOLOGICAL THEORIES. Harper’s social science series. New York: Harper, 1928. Xxiii, 785p.

PRINCIPLES OF RURAL-URBAN SOCIOLOGY. With C.C. Zimmerman. New York: Holt, 1929.

A SYSTEMATIC SOURCE BOOK IN RURAL SOCIOLOGY. With C.C. Zimmerman and C.J. Galpin. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1930-1932. 3v.

Social and Cultural Dynamics. 3 vols. New York: American Book Co., 1937.

TIME-BUDGETS OF HUMAN BEHAVIOR. With C.Q. Berger. Harvard sociological studies, v.2. Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press, 1939. xi, 204p.

Crisis of Our AgeCRISIS OF OUR AGE. New York: Dutton, 1941.

SOCIAL AND CULTURAL DYNAMICS. Vol. 4. New York: Bedminster Press, 1941.

RUSSIA AND THE UNITED STATES. New York: Dutton, 1944. 253p.

MAN AND SOCIETY IN CALAMITY; THE EFFECTS OF WAR, REVOLUTION, FAMIN, PESTILENCE UPON HUMAN MIND, BEHAVIOR, SOCIAL ORGANIZATION AND CULTURAL LIFE. New York: Dutton, 1946, c1942. 352p.

SOCIETY, CULTURE, AND PESONALITY: THEIR STRUCTURE AND DYNAMICS; A SYSTEM OF GENERAL SOCIOLOGY. Harper’s social science series. New York: Harper, 1947. Xiv, 742p.

EXPLORATIONIN ALTRUISTIC LOVE AND BEHAVIOR; A SYPOSIUM. Publications of the Harvard Research Center in Altruistic Integration and Creativity. Boston: Beacon Press, 1950. Viii, 353p.

Leaves from a Russian DiaryLEAVES FROM A RUSSIAN DIARY – AND THIRTY YEARS AFTER. Enl. Ed. Boston: Beacon Press, 1950. Ix, 346p.

SOCIAL PHILOSOPHIES OF AN AGE OF CRISIS. London: A. & C. Black, 1952. Xi, 345p. (First published Boston: Beacon Press, 1950)

Altruistic Love Altruistic Love: A Study of American Good Neighbors and Christian Saints. Boston: Beacon Press, 1950.

S.O.S.: THE MEANING OF OUR CRISIS. Boston: Beacon Press, 1951. Xi, 177p

FORMS AND TECHNIQUES OF ALTRUISTIC AND SPIRITUAL GROWTH; A SYMPOSIUM. Publications of the Harvard Research Center in Creative Altruism. Boston: Beacon Press, 1954. Xi, 476p.

The American Sex RevolutionTHE AMERICAN SEX REVOLUTION. An Extending horizons book. Boston: P. Sargent, 1956. 186p.

THE CRISIS OF OUR AGE; THE SOCIAL AND CUTURAL OUTLOOK. A Dutton Everyman paperback, D10. New York: Dutton, 1957, c1941. 338p.

THE RECONSTRUCTION OF HUMANITY. 1st ed. Bhavan’s book university, 54. Bombay: Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, 1958. 221 p. (Fist published Boston: Beacon Press, 1948)

POWER AND MORALITY; WHO SHALL GUARD THE GUARDIANS? With Walter A. Lunden. An Extending horizons book. Boston: P. Sargent, 1959. 202p.

Social and Cultural MobilitySOCIAL AND CUTURAL MOBILITY. Glencoe, Ill.: Free Press, 1959. Xiii, 645p. (Containing complete reprints of SOCIAL MOBILITY and chapter V from volume IV of SOCIAL AND CULTURAL DYNAMICS); A Free Press paperback. New York: Free Press of Glenoe, 1964, c1959. Xiii, 645p.

SOCIAL AND CULTURAL DYNAMICS. New York: Bedminster Press, 1962, c1937-41. 4v.

A Long JourneyA LONG JOURNEY; THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF PITIRIM A. SOROKIN. New Haven: College and University Press, 1963. 327p.

MODERN HISTORICAL AND SOCIAL PHILOSOPHIES. New York: Dover, 1963. Xi, 345p. (an unabridged and unaltered republication of SOCIAL PHILOSOPHIES OF AN AGE OF CRISIS)

CONTEMPORARY SOCIOLOGICAL THEORIES THROUGH THE FIRST QUARTER OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY. Harper torch books. New York: Harper & Row, 1964, c1956. Xx, 783p.

SOCIOCULTURAL CAUSALITY, SPACE, TIME; A STUDY OF REFERENTIAL PRINCIPLES OF SOCIOLOGY AND SOCIAL SCIENCE. Duke University Press. Sociological series. New York: Russell & Russell, 1964, c1943. Ix, 246p.


Fads and Foibles in Modern SociologyFADS AND FOIBLES IN MODERN SOCIOLOGY AND RELATED SCIENCES. Chicago: H. Regnery, 1965, c1956. Viii, 357p.


SOCIOLOGICAL THEORIES OF TODAY. New York: Harper & Row, 1966. Xi, 676p.


THE WAYS AND POWER OF LOVE. 1st Gateway ed. Chicago: H. Regnery, 1967, c1954. X, 323p. (Consists of the first fifteen chapters of the original work.)

HUNGER AS A FACTOR IN HUMAN AFFAIRS. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 1975.

“Pitirim Alexandrovich Sorokin: a giant of 20th century sociological thought" Robert K. Merton