Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality

Introduction to Sociology: Great Books

Original thinkers in sociology?their pathbreaking works and challenging views. Critical explanation and analysis of the principles and main themes of sociology as they appear in these works. Topics: the social bases of knowledge, the development of urban societies, social structure and movements, group conflict, bureaucratic organization, the nature of authority, the social roots of human nature, suicide, power and politics, and race, class, and gender.
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Associated Degrees