SO-405 : Sem in Contemp Soc Theory

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Sociology
Subject:
Sociology
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
This course is an overview of contemporary sociological theory in the conflict, functionalist, and microinteractionist traditions. Students learn how to read theory from primary and secondary sources and develop an understanding of theory building throughout the course. Emphasis throughout the course is on the connection between theory and observation of social life. 3 credits