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Saskia Sassen

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Saskia Sassen (born January 5, 1947) is a Dutch-American sociologist noted for her analyses of globalization and international human migration. She is a professor of sociology at Columbia University in New York City, and the London School of Economics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Saskia Sassen has received more than 382,474 page views. Her biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Saskia Sassen is the 31st most popular sociologist, the 225th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 214th in 2019) and the most popular Dutch Sociologist.

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Among sociologists, Saskia Sassen ranks 31 out of 54Before her are Stuart Hall, Ziya Gökalp, Robert E. Park, W. I. Thomas, Thomas Luckmann, and Harold Garfinkel. After her are Ludwig Gumplowicz, Georges Gurvitch, Amitai Etzioni, Herbert Blumer, Edwin Sutherland, and Charles Tilly.

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Among people born in 1947, Saskia Sassen ranks 104Before her are Ry Cooder, Jerzy Popiełuszko, Youn Yuh-jung, Kazimierz Deyna, Kathrine Switzer, and Marc Bolan. After her are David Byron, Florian Schneider, Princess Christina of the Netherlands, Hou Hsiao-hsien, Jan Garbarek, and Jean-Yves Le Drian.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Saskia Sassen ranks 225 out of 1,427Before her are Piet Pieterszoon Hein (1577), Tom Gehrels (1925), Samuel Dirksz van Hoogstraten (1627), Princess Sophie of the Netherlands (1824), Abraham Kuyper (1837), and Countess Louise Henriette of Nassau (1627). After her are C. C. Catch (1964), Jacob Clemens non Papa (1510), Jos Verstappen (1972), Frederik Ruysch (1638), Princess Christina of the Netherlands (1947), and Frederick de Houtman (1571).

Among SOCIOLOGISTS In Netherlands

Among sociologists born in Netherlands, Saskia Sassen ranks 1

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