Hans L. Zetterberg

Source: Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Hans L. Zetterberg
Academic background
Notable ideasSocial theory
InfluencedBarney Glaser

Hans L. Zetterberg (3 May 1927 - 28 November 2014) was a Swedish



He studied at Uppsala University and the University of Minnesota and received an honorary doctorate from Umeå University[1] Zetterberg worked at Columbia University 1953-1964; he was Barney Glaser's doctoral advisor.


  • Zetterberg, Hans Lennart. On Theory and Verification in Sociology. New Jersey: Bedminster Press, 1966.(3rd edition) According to WorldCat, the book is held in 830 libraries[2]
  • Zetterberg, Hans Lennart. Sociology in the United States of America; A Trend Report. Westport, Conn: Greenwood Press, 1973.
  • Zetterberg, Hans Lennart. Sociological Endeavor. Milton: Routledge, 2018.
  • Zetterberg, Hans Lennart. Museums and Adult Education. New York: A.M. Kelley for the International Council of Museums, 1969.
  • Zetterberg, Hans Lennart, and Graham Fennell. Sexual Life in Sweden. 2021.


  1. ^ "Honorary doctorates and awards". www.soc.uu.se. Retrieved 2023-08-24.
  2. ^ WorldCat book entry