2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
    Mar 08, 2021  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog

SOC 201 - Classical Sociological Theory


Formerly SOC 107.  A critical and comparative survey of the major theorists of early sociology. This course emphasizes the first generation of sociologists, who sought to understand what we have come to call modernity. Beyond this central canon - represented by selected works of Marx, Durkheim, and Weber - the course introduces key theoretical perspectives and related analytical concepts that continue to inform many aspects of social life. Fulfills the social theory requirement for majors.

Prerequisites: SOC 010  or  SOC 012  

Anticipated Terms Offered: Offered every semester