2019-2020 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    Mar 20, 2023  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

SOC 3530 - Political Sociology

Goals: To analyze the distribution of power in society. To explore the role of the state and the ways the key institutions of society affect the potential stability of a social system.

Content: An overview of the field of political sociology and an examination of the reigning political ideologies in American society. The variety of available political ideologies, their dissemination, acceptance or rejection, significance of work, and movements for social change.

Taught: Annually

Prerequisite: SOC 1110

Credits: 4