Sociological Theory Developments and Trends

Course Number: 
HUL 701
LTP structure: 
2-1-0
Discipline: 
Sociology
Credit: 
3.0

Course Objective

Classical Theories Positivism, evolutionism and Marxism, structuralism and functionalism in sociology and social anthropology. Exchange theory. Symbolic interactionism, conflict theory, neo-Marxism; post-modernism. The purpose of the course is two-fold: first, to introduce the student to the field of social theories; and second, to present him with some perspectives whereby he may develop a better understanding of both his social environment and theoretical understanding.

Faculty

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