Today I interviewed Dr. Dalton Conley, Professor of Sociology and Chair of the Sociology Department at NYU. Dr. Conley is author of several books, most notably his memoir and social commentary, Honky. Dr. Conley and I sit down to talk about his new book, Elsewhere, U.S.A.: How We Got from the Company Man, Family Dinners, and the Affluent Society to the Home Office, BlackBerry Moms, and Economic Anxiety [Pantheon Books, New York 2008]. Please see my review of the book here.
Erving Goffman: Front Stage/Back Stage theory Behavior in Public Places: Notes on the Social Organization of Gatherings
Dr. Conley’s book on birth order: The Pecking Order: A Bold New Look at How Family and Society Determine Who We Become
Length: 26 minutes, 05 seconds
Size: about 12 Mb
Host: Christine Cavalier
Guest: Dalton Conley
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