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SOCIAL INEQUALITY (SOC)

Section and Number: 
SOC 234
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(Also WMS 234)

  • ¬†Problem Solving & Critical Thinking Skills

This course examines inequalities in power, privilege, and opportunities, which characterize the structure of most societies. It explores the role of ideology in legitimizing and sustaining unequal treatment due to differences in class, race, ethnicity, and gender. Topics include
legal systems and the relation between educational attainment and social mobility.

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