2020 Spring SOCIOL 280Z 001 LEC 001

Advanced Study in Substantive Sociological Fields: Sociol Policy

Course Level
Graduate
Section Type
Lecture
Instructor(s)
Course Times
Mo 12:00pm - 1:59pm
Course Units
3
Course number
280Z
Course CCN
23559
Course Location
Barrows 402
Course description

This course will examine the major theoretical arguments that seek to account for the development of social policy, including arguments about the pwoer of social forces such as business and labor, the role of racial and ethnic division, the influence of ideas, and the organizational features of the state. The course readings examine developments in the United States with some comparision to other countries.