2012-2013 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
SOC 377 - Globalization: Structures and Movements
Examines and critiques the historical origins, economic and technological foundations, institutional arrangements, ideological underpinnings, collective movements, and controversial outcomes of 'transnationalism' and 'globalization.' Sociological analysis emphasizes macro-level institutions that shape globalization, social conflicts arising from its effects, and the consequences of global change on individuals, groups, and organizations. Offered winter semester. Prerequisite: SOC 201 or SOC 280 or SOC 205.