Alan Wolfe is University Professor and Professor of Sociology at Boston University. He is the author of Whose Keeper? Social Science and Moral Obligation (California, 1989), co-winner of the C. Wright Mills Award of the American Sociological Association.
"Wolfe calls for a return to the works of Durkheim, Weber, Mead, and Marx as a means of resurrecting a sociology capable of responding to human difference and reflecting the ambiguity and ambivalence that arises from it. . . . Compelling and provocative."--"Choice