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Visible Factors

As a general rule, the contents of the unintegrated and yet-unfilled mind of a child are largely determined by the contents of the mental life of persons and groups among whom the child is born and reared, and with whom he interacts. To a large extent this rule happens to be correct in my case. The character of the mental life of my early sociocultural milieu shaped most of the con­tents of my early mentality.

Publications about Sorokin

The following items are available online:

IV. B. 5 (01).  "Sorokin Plans Temptations for "Ideal" Entrance Exam." Harvard Crimson.

IV. B. 5 (02). "No Insult to Movies Intended".

IV. B. 5 (03). "Sorokin Maps a School to Train Temptation."

Autobiographical notes on life events and research topics

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Early Years

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