Hello world!

February 27, 2008

Nothing much to add to this one. The title says it all.

The (less than stellar) sub-name of this blog comes from a C. Wright Mills essay, “On Intellectual Craftsmanship,” in which he argues that a sociologist “must set up a file, which i, I suppose, a sociologist’s way of saying: keep a journal.”

The essay is reproduced all over the web, or you can find it in The Sociological Imagination

Kieran Healy referred to this idea in a recent post about blogging and wasting time…

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3 Responses to “Hello world!”

  1. Mr WordPress Says:

    Hi, this is a comment.
    To delete a comment, just log in, and view the posts’ comments, there you will have the option to edit or delete them.

  2. Jordi Says:

    Are you the same aaraon shaw listed on the Berkley Soc grad student site?

    Good blog!

  3. aaron Says:

    Thanks, Jordi! I appreciate it. Yes, that’s me at the Berkeley soc site.


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