Catalogue 2019 - 2020

SO 413 Social Inequality

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

SO 101 or LSOC 101, and any SO 2XX/3XX level course, or any LSOC 2XX/3XX level course

Course Description

This is a consideration of the causes of institutionalized inequality in social life. Topics include theories of social class and the distribution of social powers and privileges. Special attention is given to caste and class in America and their relationship to the development of civil rights.

Notes

Formerly "Social Inequality and Justice"

Offered

alternate years in the fall semesters.

Fee