There have been important sociologists to have come from the South America. One of the most famous as well as prominent academic researcher as well as working sociologists has been Patricia Matte from Chile. She is one of the most recognized people in her country owing to the massive amount of work and effort that she has put in to her career and life, both academically and in terms of intellectuality.
Born to one of the richest families could have been enough of reason for many people not to work hard in their lives, but not for Patricia Matte. She inherited one of the biggest paper companies in the country and has successfully converted into one of the best in the continent.