Topics in Contemporary Society
The course examines selected contemporary sociological issues. Topics addressed represent specialized or newly developing areas of sociological inquiry. Topics will vary from semester to semester.
Outcome: Students gain insights into contemporary social issues and learn how to use the concepts, theory and methods of sociology to examine them.
Spring 2015 Sections:
|001||TuTh||LSC||Confronting Homelessness and Hunger||8:30AM-9:45AM||Weigert|
|01VE||TBA||VIET||Contemporary Vietnam: Class, Fam, Gender||TBA||Staff|
|02B||TBA||BEIJ||Challenges China: Society and Rels||TBA||Staff|
Fall 2014 Sections:
|001||TuTh||LSC||Health, Medicine, Society||1:00pm - 2:15pm||Figert|