Soziale Normen
(Suhrkamp Taschenbuch Wissenschaft 1794)
Frankfurt/M.: Suhrkamp Verlag 2006
269 pp., Euro 11,-; ISBN 3-518-29394-X
Keywords: social norms, norms, sociology in Germany, class society, higher education, Geiger, T.

Social norms
This edition of "Social norms" has a detailed introductory chapter introducing Popitz" writings by Friedrich Pohlmann, and an obituary by Wolfgang Eßbach Popitz died in 2002. His classical study of social norms is supplemented by several shorter texts, some of which have not been published before. They are: A new beginning of sociology in Germany after the 2nd World War; On the notion of class society; Encounters with Theodor Geiger; Unequal chances of access to higher education; university reform as reform of studies.