American Sociological Association

Section on Economic Sociology

Teaching Resources



Marion Fourcade, UC Berkeley, "Economy and Society: Moral Views of the Market Economy" (Fall 2015). 

Filiz Garip, Harvard, "Economic Sociology" (Fall 2010). 

Jozsef Borocz, Rutgers, "Economic Sociology" (Spring 2013). 



Marx, Karl. Capital (1867).

Marx, Karl. Grundrisse (1857-1858).

Parsons, Talcott and Neil Smelser, Economy and Society (1956).

Polanyi, Karl. The Great Transformation (1944).

Polanyi, Karl, Conrad Arensberg and Harry Pearson (eds.). Trade and Market in the Early Empires (1957).

Schumpeter, Joseph. Capitalism, Socialism and Democracy (1942).

Schumpeter, Joseph. The Economics and Sociology of Capitalism (1991).

Simmel, Georg. The Philosophy of Money (1900).

Weber, Max. Economy and Society (1922).

Weber, Max. The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism (1904-1905).

Weber, Max. Essays in Economic Sociology (1999).