HON281 Sociology of Power and Class (3-0-3)
This course examines stratification systems and their effects upon different groups within those systems. Emphasis is placed upon class stratification systems, but other systems such as caste and feudal are discussed as well. Early and modern theories of stratification and their origins are discussed in light of their influence on the development of sociology as a discipline. Cross cultural analysis of stratification systems is also covered. PR: SOC 121 or SOC 122 and permission of instructor or department.