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Viewing: SOC 6239 : Contemporary Sociological Theory

Last approved: Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:33:05 GMT

Last edit: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:48:45 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Sociology (SOC)
SOC
6239
Contemporary Sociological Theory
Contemporary Sociologcl Theory
Fall 2015
3
Course Type
Lecture
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15

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Intensive examination and evaluation of contemporary schools of sociological theory in Europe and America. Advanced analysis of theoretical perspectives.
As a result of thoroughly preparing for and participating in this course, students should
• emerge with new tools to understand the current social, economic, and political context,
• gain exposure to some influential social thinkers of the time,
• gain experience talking about, listening to, and analyzing social ideas,
• gain experience explaining, synthesizing, and critiquing social ideas in writing,
• be able to apply theoretical principles and frameworks to social phenomena,
• be able to strike up a conversation about social theory while at the bar.

Course Attribute
CCAS - GCR:Social & Behavioral

Key: 8698