Goucher College 2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    Sep 30, 2022  
Goucher College 2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalogue PLEASE NOTE: This is an archived catalog. Programs are subject to change each academic year.

SOC 210 - Development of Sociological Thought (4 Cr.)

This course introduces students to a wide range of classical and contemporary sociological theories, beginning with the study of theory in the historical context of its development. Examines the work of Marx, Weber, Simmel, Durkheim, Mead, and DuBois. Applies classical and contemporary social theory to current issues. Explores recent modifications to mainstream sociological theory, including critical theory and feminist critiques of the classical theorists’ work. Required of all department majors. Prerequisite: SOC 106  or ANT 107  or permission of the instructor. Fall semester. Mullaney.