Catalogue 2019 - 2020

SO 410 Social Change


3 cr.


SO 101 and any 200-level SO course, and junior standing, or chair's permission.

Course Description

This is a study of the major social and cultural changes occurring in contemporary societies with major emphasis on the United States. Topics include social trends, planned social change and social invention, technological development as a cause of unplanned social change, the transformation of the workplace in industrial and information societies, and social movements.


alternate years in the spring semesters.