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Course Details

Fall 2017-2018
WWS 537 / SOC 537   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Social Organization of Cities

Douglas S. Massey

A review of the historical emergence and social evolution of cities and urban life. Course presents current theories regarding the ecological and social structure of urban areas, and how urban social organization affects the behavior and well-being of human beings who live and work in cities.

Sample reading list:
See instructor for complete list

Other (See Instructor) - 100%

Other Requirements:
Open to Graduate Students Only.

Other information:
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Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
22374 S01 01:00:00 pm - 04:00:00 pm T   Robertson Hall   020   Enrolled:19 Limit:20