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Ogburn, William F.


William F. Ogburn was born in Butler, Georgia on June 29, 1886. He went on to become one of the early American sociologists to use statistical analysis in social science research. He is most noted for his research on culture and social change. He was a professor at three separate colleges and served as president of the American Sociological Society. Ogburn died on April 27, 1959.

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Source: Gallery of ASA Presidents, Brock University