Sociology and Social Theory|
|Certificates: Social, Cultural, and Critical Theory|
Through close reading, discussion, and active interpretation, this 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)(SISP-Soc Conc)(SOC)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 90% or above
|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.
|Examination and Assignments: |
Three 7-10 page take-home essays.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students must have had SOC 151or SOC 152 to enroll in this course. This course is open to majors only.
|Instructor(s): Cutler,Jonathan Times: ....R.. 07:10PM-10:00PM; Location: TBA|
|Total Enrollment Limit: 22||SR major: 13||JR major: 7|| || |
|Seats Available: 0||GRAD: X||SR non-major: X||JR non-major: X||SO: 2||FR: 0|