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Ethical dimensions of quantification

Espeland, W. N. & Yung, V., Jun 1 2019, In : Social Science Information. 58, 2, p. 238-260 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

quantification
university ranking
Social Relations
1 Citation (Scopus)

What's New with Numbers? Sociological Approaches to the Study of Quantification

Mennicken, A. & Espeland, W. N., Jul 30 2019, In : Annual Review of Sociology. 45, p. 223-245 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
quantification
regime
market
interaction
science
2012

Theorizing is a verb

Nelson Espeland, W. & Espeland, W. N., Dec 2012, In : Perspectives, Newsletter of the American Sociiological Association Theory Section. 34, p. 1-3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011
2 Citations (Scopus)

Lucien Karpik valuing the unique: The economics of singularities. Princeton, Princeton University Press, 2010

Healy, K., Hutter, M. & Espeland, W. N., Oct 1 2011, In : Socio-Economic Review. 9, 4, p. 787-800 14 p., mwr010.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

economic sociology
uncertainty
economics
Economic sociology
Uncertainty
2009

How Rankings Affect Diversity

Espeland, W. N. & Sauder, M., 2009, In : Southern California Review of Law and Social Justice. 18, p. 587-608

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Citations (Scopus)

Rating the Rankings

Espland, W. N., Sauder, M. & Espeland, W. N., 2009, In : Contexts. 8, p. 16-21

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

386 Citations (Scopus)

The discipline of rankings: Tight coupling and organizational change

Sauder, M. & Espeland, W. N., May 11 2009, In : American Sociological Review. 74, 1, p. 63-82 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

organizational change
ranking
school law
internalization
normalization
2008
301 Citations (Scopus)

A sociology of quantification

Espeland, W. N. & Stevens, M. L., Dec 1 2008, In : Archives Europeennes de Sociologie. 49, 3, p. 401-436 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

quantification
sociology
political development
sociologist
social science
2007
759 Citations (Scopus)

Rankings and reactivity: How public measures recreate social worlds

Espeland, W. N. & Sauder, M., Jul 1 2007, In : American Journal of Sociology. 113, 1, p. 1-40 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ranking
self-fulfilling prophecy
school law
proliferation
transparency
2006
43 Citations (Scopus)

Strength in numbers? The advantages of multiple rankings

Sauder, M. & Espeland, W. N., Dec 1 2006, In : Indiana Law Journal. 81, 1, p. 205-227 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ranking
2002

Lessons learned from a small native American community

Espeland, W. N., Dec 1 2002, In : Public Administration and Development. 22, 5, p. 377-388 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

politics
community
bureaucracy
cultural difference
rationality
2001
8 Citations (Scopus)

Bureaucrats and Indians in a contemporary colonial encounter

Espeland, W. N., Jan 1 2001, In : Law and Social Inquiry. 26, 2, p. 403-433 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Environmental Policy Act
Group
Law
politics

Value-Matters

Espland, W. N. & Espeland, W. N., 2001, In : Economic and Political Weekly. 36, p. 1839-1846

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2000
19 Citations (Scopus)

Bureaucratizing democracy, democratizing bureaucracy

Espeland, W. N., Jan 1 2000, In : Law and Social Inquiry. 25, 4, p. 1077-1109 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bureaucracy
rationality
democracy
decision making
environmental law
1998
740 Citations (Scopus)

Commensuration as a social process

Espeland, W. N. & Stevens, M. L., Jan 1 1998, In : Annual Review of Sociology. 24, p. 313-343 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rationalization
social process
sociologist
decision making
history
69 Citations (Scopus)

Money, Meaning, and Morality

Carruthers, B. G. & Espeland, W. N., Aug 1998, In : American Behavioral Scientist. 41, 10, p. 1384-1408 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

morality
money
equivalence
Direction compound
1993
14 Citations (Scopus)

Power, policy and paperwork: The bureaucratic representation of interests

Espeland, W. N., Sep 1 1993, In : Qualitative Sociology. 16, 3, p. 297-317 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

representation of interests
economic power
political power
social effects
social economics
1991

Accounting for Rationality: Double-Entry Bookkeeping and the Emergence of Economic Rationality

Carruthers, B. & Espeland, W. N., 1991, In : American Journal of Sociology. 97, p. 31-69

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1990
57 Citations (Scopus)
corporation
merger
restructuring
firm
Accounting practices
1984
8 Citations (Scopus)

The fort McDowell Yavapai: From pawns to powerbrokers

O'Sullivan, M. J., Waugh, N. & Espeland, W., May 7 1984, In : Prevention in Human Services. 3, 2-3, p. 73-97 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychology
Pressure
Public Opinion
North American Indians
Mental Health
1983

The Fort McDowell Yavapai: From Pawns to Powerbrokers

O'Sullivan, M., Waugh, N. & Espeland, W. N., 1983, In : Prevention and Human Services. 3, p. 2-3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle