Online Journals

  • American Journal of Sociology
  • Annual Review of Sociology
  • Arachnet Journal on Virtual Culture
  • Associations 
  • Australian and New Zealand Journal of Sociology
  • Australian Humanities Review
  • Australian Journal of Social Research
  • Australian & New Zealand Journal of Sociology
  • Boston Review
  • British Journal of Criminology 
  • British Journal of Sociology of Education
  • Canadian Journal of Sociology, The 
  • Colloqui: Cornell Journal of Planning and Urban Issues
  • Community Development Journal
  • Criminal Justice Policy Review 
  • Critical Inquiry
  • Edge: The E-Journal of Intercultural Relations – online journal created to give the many people with an interest in intercultural relations an outlet to share their work via the Web.
  • Electronic Journal of Radical Organisation Theory
  • Electronic Journal of Sociology – contains full text of all articles free of charge.
  • European Journal of Sociology
  • European Sociological Review
  • European Sociologist
  • International Journal of Futures Studies
  • International Journal of the Sociology of Law 
  • International Journal of Mass Emergenices and Disasters – Sociological Association’s Research Committee on Disasters
  • International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology
  • International Studies in the Philosophy of Science 
  • Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law
  • Journal of Public Policy
  • Journal of Social Policy
  • Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion
  • Journal of the Sociology of Art
  • The Journal of Undergraduate Sociology and Criminology 
  • Journal of World-Systems Research
  • Kyoto Journal of Sociology
  • Mobilization – international journal of research and theory specializing in social movements
  • Rationality and Society 
  • Resiliency In Action – stress, drug abuse and violence focussed journal
  • Rural Society – a journal of rural social issues
  • Sociological Forum 
  • Sociological Methodology Journal -methods of research
  • Sociological Methods and Research 
  • Sociological Research Online – an e-journal in Sociology available for free via the WWW
  • Symbolic Interaction
  • Theory, Culture, Society
  • UNESCO: Social Science Online Periodicals
  • Western Criminology Review

Sociology Departments, Schools and Universities

  • Anglia Polytechnic University – Sociology and Politics Department 
  • Auburn University
  • Bamberg University (Germany)
  • Bowling Green State University – Sociology Department
  • Brown University
  • Cal State Fullerton University
  • California Lutheran University – Deparment of Sociology & Criminal Justice
  • California State University-Hayward
  • Cardinal Stritch University 
  • Carleton College
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Clemson University
  • Cleveland State University
  • Columbia University
  • Cornell University
  • CUNY Graduate Center 
  • Dalhousie University – Sociology
  • Dartmouth College
  • Duke University
  • Emory University
  • George Washington University
  • Hunter College (CUNY) Sociology Department
  • Indiana State University
  • Indiana University at Indianapolis, IN
  • Iowa State University
  • James Cook University of North Queensland – Psychology and Sociology
  • Kansas State University – Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work
  • Louisiana State University
  • McMaster University (Canada) – Sociology
  • Michigan State University
  • New York University (NYU) 
  • New School University
  • Northern Michigan University
  • Oakland University
  • Ohio State University
  • Osaka University
  • Princeton University
  • Punjab University, Pakistan
  • Queens College – CUNY
  • Rice University
  • Rowan University
  • Saint-Petersburg State University
  • San Diego State University
  • San Francisco State University
  • Smith College
  • Southeastern Louisiana University
  • Stanford University
  • State University of New York at Binghamton
  • Stockholm University
  • Tel-Aviv University – Department of Sociology and Anthropology
  • Texas A&M University 
  • Texas A&M University – Rural Sociology
  • Tufts University
  • Tulane University
  • University of Akron
  • University of Alaska Anchorage
  • University of Arkansas
  • University of Auckland
  • University of Basel (Switzerland)
  • University of California at San Diego Department of Sociology
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • University of Central Florida 
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Cincinnati
  • University of Colorado at Denver
  • University of Delaware 
  • University of Edinburgh
  • University of Exeter 
  • University of Florida
  • University of Hawaii – Sociology
  • University of Houston
  • University of Idaho
  • University of Illinois – Sociology Department
  • University of Kansas – Department of Sociology
  • University of Kent 
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Minnesota – Department of Sociology
  • University of Missouri at Kansas City
  • University of Missouri at St. Louis
  • University of Munich – Department of Sociology
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • University of New Orleans
  • University of Oklahoma
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of South Florida
  • University of Southern Indiana
  • University of Surrey
  • University of Tennessee at Martin – Department of Sociology, Anthropology, Social Work, and Criminal Justice
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • University of Vermont
  • University of Warsaw – Institute of Sociology
  • University of Wisconsin at Madison
  • University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison – Rural Sociology 
  • Uppsala University (Sweden)
  • Victoria University of Wellington
  • Villanova University
  • Wake Forest University
  • West Chester University – Anthropology & Sociology
  • Whitman College
  • William Paterson College
  • Yale University
  • Yonesei University – South Korea
  • York University

Sociologists and Social Thinkers

Howard S. Becker

  • Career Deviance – John Hamlin, University of Minnesota, Duluth
  • What is Deviance? Moral Entrepreneur Discussion – Indiana University
  • Howard S. Becker’s Home PageNow at University of California at Santa Barbara

Peter L. Berger

  • Sociological Perspective: Society as Drama

Elise Boulding

  • Peace and Conflict Studies Journal (George Mason University)
  • Karuna Center for Peace Building

W.E.B. Dubois

  • DuBois Online Texts:
    • Of The Training of Black Men
    • A Negro Schoolmaster in the New South – Carnegie Mellon University
    • Strivings of the Negro People – Carnegie Mellon University
    • The Freedmen’s Bureau – Carnegie Mellon University
    • The Souls of Black Folk University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
  • W.E.B. DuBois Virtual University
  • Marcus Garvey and DuBois – Michigan State
  • W.E.B. DuBois Institute
  • DuBois– Colored Reflections
  • The Niagara Movement – World Book
  • NAACP History

Emile Durkheim

  • Online Texts
    • On The Division of Labor and Society – University of Chicago SSRC
  • Durkheim – Dead Sociologist’s Index
  • Durkheim – Assumption College
  • Emile Durkheim and Functionalism – John Hamlin, University of Minnesota, Deluth
  • The Durkheim Pages – University of Illinois

Betty Friedan

  • Interview with Betty Friedan – The Region
  • Beyond Gender – Newsweek Article by Betty Friedan, Reposted by
  • Rethinking Betty Friedan and the Feminine Mystique – Daniel Horowitz, American Quarterly also Author of Betty Friedan and the Making of the Feminine Mystique.
  • National Organization of Women and NOW History
  • C-Span Booknotes Interview With Betty Friedan – you can watch a clip of the interview and find book information here.
  • Friedan Bio – Great

Sigmund Freud

  • Online Texts:
    • The Interpretation of Dreams –
  • Freud: Conflict and Culture – Library of Congress (U.S.)
  • Abraham Brill Library
  • Freud Archive – New York Psychoanalytic Institute
  • Freud Museum –, Want to visit Freud’s Last Home?
  • Freud’s Letters to Fliess – Haverford
  • Sigmund Freud and Criminology – Micheal Iovanna, Florida State

Harold Garfinkel

  • How is communication Possible: From the Perspective of Harold Garfinkel – Margaret Laney
  • Studies of the Routine Grounds of Everyday Activities – Benedict Anderson
  • Bibliography – University of Amsterdam
  • Sociosite’s Area on Ethnomethodology

Mohandas K. Ghandi

  • Ghandi Audio –
  • Gandhi Web Resources – Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal (Gandhi Book Centre)
  • Ghandi Quotes
  • Ghandi Foundation
  • Thomas Byrne Memorial Library

Erving Goffman

  • Goffman Bibliography – Tel Aviv University
  • Presentation of Self Critique – Adam Barnhart
  • Excerpt From “Presentation…” – University of Glasgow, English Literature Dept.
  • Erving Goffman’s Contribution to Sociological Theory [Erving Goffmans Beitrag zur soziologischen Theorie] (In German) – University of Zurich
  • Goffman on Theater – Red Feather Correspondence, Lecture Text

Jurgen Habermas

  • Habermas Synopsis – Dan MacIsaac, Northern Arizona University
  • Habermas Web Resource – Steve Robinson, Michigan State University
  • Habermas Discourse Ethics – Robert Cavalier, Carnegie Mellon
  • Dear Habermas – this is not specifically a Habermas resource, but rather a journal of postmodern thought by undergraduates and beyond. Articles are relation to or in response to Habermas’ work
  • Does The Internet Create Democracy? – Alinta Thornton (A masters thesis in Journalism)

John Maynard Keynes

  • Online Texts:
    • The Economic Consequences of the Peace – Found on McMaster University, Economics Department Site
  • Why Aren’t We All Keynsians Yet? – M.I.T., Paul Krugman
  • Economists: John Maynard Keynes – Bizednet
  • TIME 100 Article: John Maynard Keynes
  • Keynes – Milton Friedman, Laissez Faire City Times

Karl Marx

  • Online Texts:
    • Marx & Engels Writings – English Server (
    • Marx Philosophy Texts
  • Marx and Engels Resource – Communications for a Sustainable Future
  • Karl Marx Online Gallery –
  • – a tribute to Marx
  • Marx and Marxism Lists
  • Karl Marx Discussion Forum – Philosophy Fleet
  • Marx and The Paris Commune – Paul Dorn
  • Introduction to Marxist Politics – Rick Kuhn, Australian National University

George Herbert Mead

  • George’s Page: The Mead Project – Brock University
  • George Herbert Mead’s Self Concept – (A slide only, but good reference…) Dr. Chien Ju Huang
  • George Herbert Mead Discussion List – University of South Carolina, Tom Burke, List Manager

Margaret Mead

  • Margaret Mead Page – George Washington University
  • National Women Hall of Fame Entry 
  • Anthropology Biographies: Margaret Mead – Minnesota State University, Mankato
  • Margaret Mead – American Museum of Natural History
  • Margaret Mead Film Festivals – American Museum of Natural History
  • Mead Bio – Women’s International Center

Robert K. Merton

  • The Unanticipated Consequences of Human Action – Society of More Creative Speech

C. Wright Mills

  • Professionalism in Sociology – By Howard Becker
  • Excerpts from The Power Elite – Third World
  • Related: C. Wright Mills Award

Mao Tse-Tung

  • Online Texts:
    • Chinese Revolution and the Chinese Communist Party – Marx2Mao
  • Mao Tse-Tung Internet Archive – Communications for a Sustainable Future
  • Mao Tse-Tung Library – Marx2Mao
  • Mao Tse-Tung’s Biography – Literature Project Group
  • Mao Bio Page
  • Sayings of Chairman Mao – Zhongwen Web

Max Weber

  • Dead Sociologists: Max Weber – Dead Sociologist’s Index
  • Weber’s View of Objectivity –
  • Weber Bio 
  • Max Weber Texts – Moriyuki Abukuma
  • Theory: Weber – University of Chicago
  • Types of Authority – From Coser, Baylor