2012-2013 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
SOC 420 - Sociology of Community
Examines sociology's community studies tradition and concerns with the modern fate of close-knit, cohesive communities. Readings focus on the field's intellectual origins, contrasts between small towns and cities, major theories, research methods, and contemporary communities. Part of The American Mosaic theme. Offered winter semester. Prerequisites: STA 215 and SOC 201 or GPY 220.