Sociology and Social Theory|
|Certificates: Social, Cultural and Critical Theory|
Through close reading, discussion, and active interpretation, the course will critically examine the basic writings of classical and contemporary social theorists who have influenced the practice of sociology.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CSCT)(IDEA-MN)(IDEA)(SISP-Soc Conc)(SOC)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Selected readings from Nietzsche, Simmel, Weber, Lukacs, Habermas, Arendt, Fraser, Durkheim, Saussure, Barthes, Baudrillard, Mauss, Bourdieu, Althusser, Tronti, Negri and other contemporary theorists.
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Three 7-10 page take-home essays.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students must have had SOC 151 to enroll in this course. This course is open to majors only.
|Instructor(s): Stark,Laura Times: .M.W... 11:00AM-12:20PM; Location: PAC421; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 20||SR major: 10||JR major: 5|| || |
|Seats Available: -5||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 0||JR non-major: 0||SO: 5||FR: 0|
|Drop/Add Enrollment Requests|
|Total Submitted Requests: 5||1st Ranked: 2||2nd Ranked: 0||3rd Ranked: 1||4th Ranked: 0||Unranked: 2|