In the 1950s and 1960s, the U.S. government began funding research in social sciences.
By the 1980s, these efforts had produced a large body of work, including sociology.
Sociologists in the U., Australia and Canada all have strong ties to one another.
In this first of a two-part series, we take a look at the history of sociological research in Spain.
This series was originally published in the April 2013 issue of Sociological Images.