from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Durkheim, Émile 1858-1917. French social scientist and a founder of sociology who is known for his study of social values and alienation. His important works include The Rules of Sociological Method (1895).

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  • n. French sociologist and first professor of sociology at the Sorbonne (1858-1917)


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