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Small town in mass society.

Arthur J. Vidich

Small town in mass society.

by Arthur J. Vidich

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Published by Doubleday .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Villages -- United States,
  • United States -- Rural conditions

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBensman, Joseph.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination337 p.
    Number of Pages337
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14071867M

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Small town in mass society by Arthur J. Vidich Download PDF EPUB FB2

Small Town in Mass Society is one of the best and best known community studies produced during the era when that kind of research was a staple in sociology and political science.

Beginning with the Lynd's Middletown studies in the '20's and '30's, community studies of varying quality were produced in comparatively large numbers through the '70' by: Small Town in Mass Society book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. First published inSmall Town in Mass Society se /5(17). Small Town in Mass Society is one of the best and best known community studies produced during the era when that kind of research was a staple in sociology and political science.

Beginning with the Lynd's Middletown studies in the '20's and '30's, community studies of varying quality were produced in comparatively large numbers through the '70's.4/5. From the book jacket: "For three years Arthur Viddich and Joseph Bensman, two young sociologists, studied the daily life of "Springdale," a small rural community in upstate New York, noting the roles which politics, religion, social position, and education played in the experience of its inhabitants and, particularly, the impact of the larger society surrounding the/5.

Small Town in Mass Society. by Arthur J. Vidich and Joseph Bensman. Princeton University Press. $ The urban-rural dichotomy and all its variants and examples are the heritage of all of us. The metropolis and the town, the city slicker and the country hick.

Springdale, a Small Town in Mass Society. By the author, Art Vidich, in the chapter, "Cornell and Springdale" of the book "Small Town in Mass Society". For example, when I first moved to Greenwich Village in New York, my second wife, Mary Gregoric, went to pick up a prescrip­tion for me at McKay’s drugstore on Sixth Avenue and Fourth Street.

Invaluable for understanding the place of the small town in a growing society, with new material detailing the town’s reaction to the publication of the book First published inSmall Town in Mass Society set community studies on a new course by placing the small town within the framework of large-scale, bureaucratic mass society.

Social, Economic and Historical Setting of the Community -- 2. Springdale's Image of Itself -- 3. The Major Dimensions of Social and Economic Class -- 4. Springdale and the Mass Society -- 5. The Business Character of Village Politics -- 6.

The Prosperous Farmers and Town Government -- 7. The Clash of Class Interests in School Politics -- 8. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Vidich, Arthur J.

Small town in mass society. Princeton, Princeton University Press, (OCoLC) Get this from a library. Small town in mass society: class, power, and religion in a rural community. [Arthur J Vidich; Joseph Bensman] -- "Through a close study of "Springdale, New York," Arthur J. Vidich and Joseph Bensman depict the small town as continuously and increasingly drawn into the central institutions and processes of the.

Mass society. United States — Rural conditions. Summary "Through a close study of "Springdale, New York," Arthur J. Vidich and Joseph Bensman depict the small town as continuously and increasingly drawn into the central institutions and processes of the total society.

The major problem of the book is that it is dealing with a reality of thirty years ago. Mass society in the intervening years has drastically changed small town America in ways that this book only begin to hint at.

One of the subtle influences of mass society on the small town has to do with the small town's self-image. The impending demise of the American small town has been confidently predicted since the late s.

Small towns occupy an honored place in the literature of modern sociology. The much-revered "Columbia School" made its initial mark on the field with the Berelson, Lazarsfeld and study, Voting: A Study of Opinion Formation in a Presidential Author: James D. Wright. Local people respond in their own personal way to these things and in a fashion that fits the context of local life.

In this way life in small towns and in any community is always a manifestation of mass society (Vidich and Bensman, ).Cited by: 1.

small town in mass society--class, power, and religion in a rural community. BENSMAN, JOSEPH; VIDICH, ARTHUR J. A RURAL DAIRY COMMUNITY IN UPSTATE NEW YORK IS THE SUBJECT OF THIS STUDY WRITTEN AFTER 3 YEARS OF PARTICIPATION BY THE AUTHORS IN THE DAILY LIFE OF THE by: All cities Bigger Cities (+ residents) Smaller Cities, Towns, and Villages ( residents) Very Small Towns and Villages.

Candor was the community identified as "Springdale" in Vidich and Bensman's book, "Small Town in Mass Society." Geography [ edit ] According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of square miles ( km²), of which, square miles ( km²) of it is land and square miles ( km²) of it (% County: Tioga.

Small town in mass society; class, power, and religion in a rural community, by Arthur J. Vidich and Joseph Bensman Princeton University Press Princeton Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

"First published in"Small Town in Mass Society" set community studies on a new course by placing the small town within the framework of large-scale, bureaucratic mass society.

Drawing attention to the dynamics of class and ethnicity in relation to economics and politics, this landmark work was among the first to document the consequences.

Small Town Living in Massachusetts In this world of overdevelopment, there are still Bay State communities that have not changed much through the years -- these are classic towns to live in, or, in some cases, as part of your New England vacation plans.

Shelburne Falls, Mass. by Eric Hurwitz. Article updated on 11/20/. Andrea Ploder, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), The Springdale Case () The Springdale case became one of the leading cases for questions of anonymization.

It refers to a community study by Arthur J. Vidich and Joseph Bensman (Small Towns in Mass Societies, ), reporting on a fictitious town in rich ethnographic detail.

James D. Wright is the Favrot Professor of Human Relations in the Department of Sociology at Tulane University. A frequent contributor to Society, Wright served as associate editor for the magazine from to His most recent book is Beside the Golden by: 4.> Small Town in Mass Society 作者: Arthur J.

Vidich, Joseph Bensman 副标题: Class, Power, and Religion in a Rural Community isbn: 书名: Small Town in Mass Society 页数: 定价: USD 出版社: University of Illinois Press 装帧: Paperback 出版年: