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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Sociology (SOC)
Urban Sociology
Urban Sociology
Fall 2015
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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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Course Attribute
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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