Sam Richards Quote: “My students often ask me, ‘What…”

My students often ask me, ‘What is sociology?’ And I tell them, ‘It’s the study of the way in which human beings are shaped by things that they don’t see.’

Sam Richards

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Name: Sam Richards
Profession: Sociologist
Nationality: American
Birthday: September 3, 1960
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