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Sumner, William Graham (1840–1910)

Edited by John Scott

in A Dictionary of Sociology

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2014 | ISBN: 9780199683581
Published online May 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191763052
Sumner, William Graham (1840–1910)

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and noted laissez-faire Social *Darwinist. Influenced by the works of Herbert Spencer, he argued that social life

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