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1997 "Race, Social Change, and Tradition," Camass Fields Prairie Reader, Spring

1992 "Ein Brief an die Klasse von 1954." [A Letter to the Class of 1954; original English title,"Race, Social Change, and Tradition: Observations for the Class of '54.) in L. Carlson and F.Unger (eds.) Amerika: der Gespaltene Traum [America: the Broken Dream].Aufbau Taschenbuch Verlag, Berlin.

1990 "Das Heisenberg-Prinzip und der Umgang mit Kindesmißhandlung." [English: The Heisenberg Principle and Child Abuse] Sternschnuppe No. 3. (Forum on Childhood and Society published by the Kinderschutzzentrum-Mainz, Germany)

1988 "Widersprüche des Erziehungswesens ["Contradictions in American Education; originally titled "The American School System"]," in F.Unger (ed.) Amerikanische Mythen: Zur inneren Verfassung der Vereinigten Staaten [AmericanMyths: Studies in the State of Mind of the United States]. Frankfurt am Main: Campus-Verlag.

1985 "Amerikansata Mladezh prez ocemdecette godini" [English: American Youth in the 1980's originally presented at "American Youth and Youth Work in the 1980's"]. Problemi na mladezhta [Problems of Youth]. June. pp. 44-54. (Published in Bulgaria in Bulgarian.)

------ "Social Responses to Child Abuse in World Perspective", Victimology: An International Journal, (10) Nos. 1-4.

------ "Die Wagenburg: O-Ton Neokonservatismus" [Circling the Wagons: An Insider's View of Neoconservatism], Düsseldorfer Debatte, No. 11, November.

1984 "Kindesmisshandlung und Kinderschutz in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Einamerikanischer Blick auf Verhältnisse in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland [English: Child Abuse and Child Protection in the Federal Republic of Germany: An American's view of the Situation in Germany]," in Kinderleben in Geschichte und Gegenwart [Childhood Past and Present], C. Büttner and A. Ende (eds.) (Jahrbuch der Kindheit, I) Weinheim and Basel: Beltz Verlag.

------ "Das Kinderschutzzentrum München. Ein Erfahrungsbericht [English: The Child Protection Center of Munich: An Intimate View]," in W. Brinkmann and M. Honig (eds.) Kinderschutz als sozialpolitische Praxis [Child Protection as Socio-political Activity]. Munich: Kösel Verlag.

1983 "Rethinking Child Abuse Theory," Victimology: An International Journal, (8) No. 1-2.

1982 "Spiritual Values and Sociology: When We Have Debunked Everything, What Then?"The American Sociologist, (17) February.

1982 "The Dangerous Harmlessness of 'Deadwood,'" The Chronicle of Higher Education, May 12. Reprinted in Points of View on American Higher Education: A Selection of Essays from the"Chronical of Higher Education" V. I. Stephen H. Barnes, ed. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 1990; pp. 143-147.

1981 "Child Abuse in the Federal Republic of Germany," Victimology: An International Journal, (6) Nos. 1-4.

------ "Sociology Redesigned for Students in the Community," The Wisconsin Sociologist, (18)Winter.

------ "Toward an Analysis of Contemporary Child Abuse," Journal of Comparative Family Studies, (12) Winter; reprinted in Parent-Child Interaction in Transition, George Kurian (ed.). Westport, CT: Greenwood Press,

1980 "What High Status Sociologists Have to Learn from Low Status Sociologists, or the Sociological Dog-and-Pony Show Has Hit the Road," The Wisconsin Sociologist, (17) Spring-Summer.

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