SOCI 105 01 Introduction to Sociology (Detwieler Fall 2017)

Introduces the fundamental principles and concepts of sociology. Studies forms and processes of societal organization and social institutions. Teaches sociological theory from a functionalist, conflict and symbolic interactionist perspective. Traditional theorists are discussed. Sociological topics include culture, socialization, stratification, class structure, healthcare, education, minority groups, and family. Fall/spring semesters.