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Issue 3/2017

Issue 3/2017 starts with a Flashback, edited by Marco Santoro, who introduces and comments the Correspondence between Corrado Gini and Robert K. Merton from 1936 to 1940 with and essay titled “The Gini-Merton Connection. An Episode in the History of Sociology and Its International Circulation.” The Interview section offers a conversation between Riccardo Emilio Chesta and Craig Calhoun. The Focus section presents contributions by Linda Alengoz, Marco Castellani and Flaminio Squazzoni, Andrea Lettieri and Emiliano Díez Villoria, and Pierangelo Schiera. The issue is completed by six book reviews.

About Sociologica

Sociologica. Italian Journal of Sociology online is a peer-reviewed journal published three times a year. The journal publishes theoretical, methodological and empirical articles providing original and rigorous contributions to the sociological current debate.

Founded in 2007 and published by one of the main Italian social sciences publishers, il Mulino, Sociologica is one of the first international journals of sociology published solely online.


"Sociologica" is an on line journal which offer scholars and students the possibility to discuss quickly and seriously the more relevant topics of the discipline.
The journal is open access, but a registration is needed.


Editors (2016-2018)

Elena Esposito - Marco Santoro

Associate editor

David Stark

Editorial board

Filippo Barbera - Matteo Bortolini - Massimiano Bucchi - Vincent Buskens – Laszlo Bruszt - Elena Esposito - Anna Carola Freschi - Rossella Ghigi - Neil Gross - Yuri Kazepov - Emanuela Mora - Manuela Naldini - Josè Ossandon - Luigi Pellizzoni - Maurizio Pisati – Marco Pitzalis - Dylan Riley - Armando Salvatore - Marco Santoro - Monica Sassatelli - Flaminio Squazzoni

International scientific board

Andrew Abbott - Jeffrey C. Alexander - Arnaldo Bagnasco - Marzio Barbagli - Peter Bearman - Howard Becker - Richard Breen - Rogers Brubaker - Randall Collins - Diana Crane...

Management staff

Ester Cois (University of Cagliari), Managing editor; Marco Solaroli (University of Bologna), Book review editor...