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Profiles in Sociology; Who Am I?
Emile Durkheim is quoted, "That which science refuses to grant to religion is not its right to exist." (Durkheim, 1973: 205 [excerpt from The Elementary Forms of the Religious Life])
C. Wright Mills said, "men are free to make history' and that some men are now much freer than others to do so" (Mills, 1958: 22-23)
W.E.B. Du Bois said, "for the problem of the Twentieth Century is the problem of the color-line” in The Souls of Black Folk, “ (1903)
Max Weber said, "systematic work in a worldly calling, as the highest means of asceticism." (Weber 1958:172)