SOCIOLOGY

SOCY-215
Critical Social Thought

Course Level: Undergraduate

The Rise of Critical Social Thought FA2 (3) Issues about social science as a critical vision of society; imagined social possibilities and their comparison to existing social institutions. Secondary themes are individual development, community, large societal institutions, the effects of industrialism and capitalism, and the limits of social science knowledge as a guide to social planning and social action. Usually Offered: fall and spring.

SOCY-215
001
SOCIOLOGY
FALL 2018 REGULAR TERM

Course Level: Undergraduate

Critical Social Thought

SOCY-215
002
SOCIOLOGY
FALL 2018 REGULAR TERM

Course Level: Undergraduate

Critical Social Thought

SOCY-215
001
SOCIOLOGY
SUMMER 2018 REGULAR TERM

Course Level: Undergraduate

Critical Social Thought

Instructional Method: Online.

SOCY-215
001
SOCIOLOGY
SPRING 2019 SEMESTER

Course Level: Undergraduate

Critical Social Thought

SOCY-215
002
SOCIOLOGY
SPRING 2019 SEMESTER

Course Level: Undergraduate

Critical Social Thought

SOCY-215
Critical Social Thought

Course Level: Undergraduate

The Rise of Critical Social Thought FA2 (3) This course discusses how critical visions of society have appeared over time, including imagined social possibilities and comparisons to existing social institutions. The course covers the development of the idea of the individual self, state-formation, and national communities. It also addresses the effects of industrialization and migration, social change, and the limits of social science knowledge as a guide to planning and policy making. Readings are put in socio-historical context during the lectures and class discussions. Usually Offered: fall and spring. AU Core Habits of Mind: Socio-Historical Inquiry.

SOCY-215
001
SOCIOLOGY
FALL 2018 REGULAR TERM

Course Level: Undergraduate

Critical Social Thought

SOCY-215
002
SOCIOLOGY
FALL 2018 REGULAR TERM

Course Level: Undergraduate

Critical Social Thought

SOCY-215
001
SOCIOLOGY
SUMMER 2018 REGULAR TERM

Course Level: Undergraduate

Critical Social Thought

Instructional Method: Online.

SOCY-215
001
SOCIOLOGY
SPRING 2019 SEMESTER

Course Level: Undergraduate

Critical Social Thought

SOCY-215
002
SOCIOLOGY
SPRING 2019 SEMESTER

Course Level: Undergraduate

Critical Social Thought