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SOCY-684 Seminar in Public Sociology (3) Course Level: Graduate

Seminar in Public Sociology (3) Students review and analyze how well-known sociologists participate in public discourse through theoretically-grounded debate on pressing social issues; gain appreciation of sociology's application to the public sphere; experience first-hand involvement in civic discourse on policy and the antecedent factors underlying social problems, and participate in constructing and evaluating social theories to inform civic discourse. Usually Offered: fall.