Course Details
SOCI 312 A   Social Inequality Back to Results  


InstructorVillarrubia, Jacqueline
MeetsMW 120-235, ALUMNI 108
Pre-Requisites(SOCI 201 or SOAN 204) or (SOCI 250 or SOAN 210)
RestrictionsNo 2018 Only SOAN SOCI Majors
NotesAlso open to SOAN/SOCI minors
DistributionSocial Science Requirement
Core AreaNone
Count TowardsALS1/African American Studies

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This course analyzes social structure and social stratification, emphasizing economic class, life styles, differential prestige, and inequality. The theory of social class and its measurement is discussed, and the change and stability of social class is considered. Comparative examples of stratification are examined, although the emphasis is on the American class system. No first-year students are admitted. (Formerly SOAN 312.) Prerequisites: SOCI 201 (formerly SOAN 204) or SOCI 250 (formerly SOAN 210) or permission of instructor.