SOC 220 - Political Economy
Section: 001
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Sociology (SOC)
Department: LSA Sociology
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May not be repeated for credit.
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The course explores human society from an interdisciplinary social scientific perspective anchored in political economic analysis. The primary focus is on modern capitalism, especially as it has developed in the United States. A wide range of social analyses is explored with an emphasis on contemporary contributions. Historical and theoretical points are considered in close relation to current affairs and to potential feasible alternatives to prevailing policies and institutions. Students are encouraged to pursue their own interests and ideas as well as to develop their capacities for insightful social analysis. The course provides extensive opportunities for discussion.

SOC 220 - Political Economy
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001 (SEM)
MWF 11:00AM - 12:00PM
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