2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Oct 18, 2021  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SOA311: Social Theory

3 Credit(s)
This course presents the student with an introduction to the nature of sociological theory and the major theoretical developments that have shaped the fields of sociology and anthropology. Emphasis is placed upon major theorists, their biographies, and the intellectual traditions which influenced their development, as well as each theorist’s contribution to the field. Particular attention is given to the pertinence of theory and to the understanding of social systems, culture and change in the contemporary world.
Prerequisite(s): SOA110  or SOA130  and junior/senior standing.