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W.E.B. Du Bois
Classical Sociological Theory

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The Souls of Black Folk
This site provides access to the entire original text of Du Bois's The Souls of Black Folk. It is organized by chapter.
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A Biographical Sketch of W.E.B. Du Bois
This site provides a good introduction to Du Bois, and includes a bibliography of his major works.
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The W.E.B. Du Bois Virtual University
From the Web site's mission: "The W.E.B. Du Bois Virtual University is a series of pages detailing various aspects of Du Bois studies... to spur intelligent scholarship and discussion of his life, legacy, and works. Because Du Bois's life spanned nearly a century, Du Bois studies encompasses much of African American history. The study of Du Bois is therefore instructive to the study of American history as a whole."
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W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for Afro-American Research at Harvard University
From the Web site: "The W. E. B. Du Bois Institute for Afro-American Research is the nation's oldest research center dedicated to the study of the history, culture, and social institutions of Africans and African Americans." This site provides information on current Afro-American scholarship, including links to conferences and papers.
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W.E.B. Du Bois: Sociologist, Author, Civil Rights Leader
This site provides a brief biography of Du Bois, an annotated bibliography of his major works, and links to where to find excerpts from his original works online.
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Works by W.E.B. Du Bois
This site provides links to several of the original texts of Du Bois's work, including The Souls of Black Folk, "The Talented Tenth," and "The Evolution of Negro Leadership."
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W.E.B. Du Bois Papers
This site provides archival information regarding Du Bois's papers, including a guide to the archive at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst and an online exhibit of materials from the papers.
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The Dead Sociologists' Index
This site provides background on Du Bois the person, as well as a summary of his ideas and parts of his original texts, including The Souls of Black Folk and The Philadelphia Negro.
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Atlantic Monthly Interview with W.E.B. Du Bois
From the Atlantic Online, here is the text of one of the last interviews given by Du Bois before his death in 1963.
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W.E.B. Du Bois Webography
This site provides Web resources on Du Bois, including biographical information, original texts, and articles written about Du Bois.
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