SOC 105 - First Year Seminar in Sociology
Section: 001 Globalization, Culture, and Social Change
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Sociology (SOC)
Department: LSA 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 major.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course will give students a basic understanding of some of the most important concepts in the social sciences: globalization, culture, and social change. The class will focus on the concept of culture, the diversity of cultures, the ways in which cultures influence each other through globalization, and the ways cultures change across time. We will consider how social change occurs and the theories of ordinary people about the causes and consequences of change. The class will examine globalization, culture, and social change through case studies of the lives of actual and fictional individuals, families, and communities. Students will receive experience in applying a theoretical framework to these case studies.

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SOC 105 - First Year Seminar in Sociology
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
24070
Open
2
3Y1
-
MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
002 (SEM)
P
31986
Closed
0
2MCSP Y1
8Y1
-
MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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ISBN: 9780879101367
Fiddler on the roof, Author: book by Joseph Stein ; music by Jerry Bock ; lyrics by Sheldon Harnick ; entire production directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins ; based on Sholom Aleichem's stories., Publisher: Limelight Editions 1st Limeli 2002
Required
ISBN: 9780226798608
Reading history sideways : the fallacy and enduring impact of the developmental paradigm on family life, Author: Arland Thornton., Publisher: University of Chicago Press 2005
Required
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