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SOC 2169 : Urban Sociology
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Thu, 05 Feb 2015 02:08:06 GMT
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AFST-BA: Africana Studies
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
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SOC 1001 or SOC 1002
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SOC 2169W - Urban Sociology
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Analysis of the city from a sociological perspective. Topics include the social change and inequality associated with urban growth, neighborhood change, and suburbanization; residential segregation; the issue of whether community exists in cities; urban poverty and homelessness.
This course is designed to focus on the development of skills and competencies that will help students to: Apply a sociological perspective, built upon an understanding of complex sociological constructs and theories to various areas of urban life. Apply social science concepts to important public policy issues. Articulate sociologically informed opinions and arguments concerning social
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CCAS-Amer.Studies Focus Area 3
CCAS-Amer.Studies Focus Area 5
Gen Ed: Social Science
CCAS - GCR:Social & Behavioral
CCAS - GPAC: Local/Civil Engage
Sustainability Track B
SEAS - Soc. Science Electives
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