“In Memoriam: P. A. Sorokin” (Supplement, Indian Journal of Social Research, 1968)




tributes to Sorokin – Indian Journal of Social Research, April 1968



Posted here (PDF file above) is a series of post mortem tributes to Pitirim A. Sorokin that were published in in 1968 as a special supplement to the Indian Journal of Social Research, Volume IX, Number 1 (April 1968), pp. i-xvi


“In Memoriam: Pitirm Alexanderovich Sorokin: January 21, 1889-Feburary 10, 1968, pp. i-iii


“Reminiscences of Sorokin,” by Charles P. Loomis, pp. iv-viii (written by Professor Loomis in 1959 and published posthumously)




by Carle C. Zimmerman, pp. ix-xii


by Kenneth V. Lottich, pp. xii-xiii


The New York Times (reprinted from an anonymous obituary, condensed and slightly edited), pp. xiii-xiv


by Kewal Motwani, pp. xiv-xv


by Arnold J. Toynbee, pg. xvi


by Michael V. Belok, pg. xvi


by Santosh K. Nandy, pg. xvi



The editor of the journal, responsible for assembling the supplement, was G. C. Hallen, Professor of Sociology at J. V. College, Baraut (Meerut), India




— posted by Roger W. Smith

   August 2019