Modern Society & Sociology

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Modern Society & Sociology



Course Description

This course introduces students to sociological perspectives as different ways of understanding the social world. To show that sociology involves a range of competing and sometimes contradictory approaches. To introduce debates concerned with structure/action: conflict/consensus: stability/change. The modules do not attempt to cover the range of perspectives in fine detail but rather to identify central themes, issues and contribution of perspectives to substantive areas.