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Myrdal, Gunnar

Gunnar Myrdal (1898–1987) was a Swedish economist and sociologist. He is most famous for his 1944 study of U.S. race relations entitled An American Dilemma: The Negro Problem and Modern Democracy. In the book, Myrdal argued that white Americans ...

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