SOC 105 - First Year Seminar in Sociology
Section: 004 Social Justice, Identity, and Democracy
Term: FA 2010
Subject: Sociology (SOC)
Department: LSA Sociology
Course Note:
Serves as a vehicle for Gateway seminars in Sociology.
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Other:
FYSem
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Enrollment restricted to first-year students, including those with sophomore standing.
Other Course Info:
May not be included in a Sociology concentration plan.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This seminar will explore a wide range of issues on social justice, social identity and intergroup relations, and everyday democracy. How do we lead lives of commitment, make a difference in the world, and build community across race, gender and class? How do we have constructive conversations and dialogue about our different perspectives, beliefs, experiences, and backgrounds? How do we build a strong democracy in our schools, neighborhoods, cities, and governments?

SOC 105 - First Year Seminar in Sociology
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
45793
Closed
0
6Y1
 
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TuTh 4:00PM - 5:30PM
002 (SEM)
P
15947
Open
2
 
9LSA Hnrs Y1
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
004 (SEM)
P
46194
Closed
0
 
14Y1
 
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MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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Coursepack Location:
Dollar Bill Copying
ISBN: 0385477201
The Other Side of the River, Author: Alex Kotlowitz, Publisher: Anchor Books 1998
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
ISBN: 0805090568
Eaarth : making a life on a tough new planet, Author: McKibben, Bill., Publisher: Time Books 2010
Required
ISBN: 0385525052
Toward a true kinship of faiths : how the world's religions can come together, Author: Bstan-?dzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV, 1935-, Publisher: Doubleday Religion 2010
Required
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