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Fall 2017-2018
* SOC 101 (SA)   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Introduction to Sociology

Shani A. Evans

This course introduces sociology as a subject with a key role to play in modern intellectual culture and a central place within the social sciences. A range of topics such as race, class, gender, deviance, ethnocentrism, crime, families, urban life, social interaction, and social inequality will be covered. Lectures are intended to inspire students to draw on their sociological imagination to become more publicly involved and directly engaged in the real world.

Sample reading list:
Gunnar Myrdal, An American Dilemma
Robert Putnam, Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis
Mitchell Duneier, Ghetto: The Invention of a Place, the History of an Idea
Matthew Desmand, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
Aldon Morris, The Scholar Denied:
Iddo Tavory, Summoned: Life in a Jewish Neighborhood
See instructor for complete list

Reading/Writing assignments:
Approximately 200 pages of reading per week.

Requirements/Grading:
Mid Term Exam - 40%
Final Exam - 50%
Class/Precept Participation - 10%

Other Requirements:
Course is required for concentrators

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
20384 L01 1:30 pm - 2:20 pm M W   Friend Center   101   Enrolled:132 Limit:240
23760 P01 2:30 pm - 3:20 pm W   Friend Center   110   Enrolled:12 Limit:12 Closed
23959 P01A 2:30 pm - 3:20 pm W   Friend Center   112   Enrolled:7 Limit:12
23761 P02 3:30 pm - 4:20 pm W   Friend Center   110   Enrolled:8 Limit:12
23762 P03 10:00 am - 10:50 am Th   McCosh Hall   30   Enrolled:7 Limit:12
23763 P03A 10:00 am - 10:50 am Th   Wallace Hall   190   Enrolled:7 Limit:12
23764 P04 11:00 am - 11:50 am Th   Wallace Hall   190   Enrolled:11 Limit:13
23765 P05 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm Th   Wallace Hall   190   Enrolled:13 Limit:15
23766 P05A 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm Th   Frist Campus Center   227   Enrolled:12 Limit:12 Closed
23767 P06 1:30 pm - 2:20 pm Th   Frist Campus Center   228   Enrolled:13 Limit:15
23768 P07 2:30 pm - 3:20 pm Th   Frist Campus Center   228   Enrolled:14 Limit:15
23769 P08 3:30 pm - 4:20 pm Th   Frist Campus Center   228   Enrolled:11 Limit:12
23770 P09 1:30 pm - 2:20 pm F   Wallace Hall   165   Enrolled:17 Limit:15 Closed
23771 P10 2:30 pm - 3:20 pm F        Enrolled:0 Limit:0 Canceled
21765 P99 TBA        Enrolled:0 Limit:0 Canceled