Sociology
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Course Content

An Introduction to Sociology
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What Is Sociology?
The History of Sociology
Theoretical Perspectives
Why Study Sociology?
Sociological Research
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Approaches to Sociological Research
Research Methods
Ethical Concerns
Culture
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What Is Culture?
Elements of Culture
Pop Culture, Subculture, and Cultural Change
Theoretical Perspectives on Culture
Society and Social Interaction
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Types of Societies
Theoretical Perspectives on Society
Social Constructions of Reality
Socialization
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Theories of Self-Development
Why Socialization Matters
Agents of Socialization
Socialization Across the Life Course
Groups and Organization
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Types of Groups
Group Size and Structure
Formal Organizations
Deviance, Crime, and Social Control
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Deviance and Control
Theoretical Perspectives on Deviance
Crime and the Law
Media and Technology
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Technology Today
Media and Technology in Society
Global Implications of Media and Technology
Theoretical Perspectives on Media and Technology
Social Stratification in the United States
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What Is Social Stratification?
Social Stratification and Mobility in the United States
Global Stratification and Inequality
Theoretical Perspectives on Social Stratification
Global Inequality
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Global Stratification and Classification
Global Wealth and Poverty
Theoretical Perspectives on Global Stratification
Race and Ethnicity
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Racial, Ethnic, and Minority Groups
Stereotypes, Prejudice, and Discrimination
Theories of Race and Ethnicity
Intergroup Relationships
Race and Ethnicity in the United States
Gender, Sex, and Sexuality
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Sex and Gender
Gender
Sex and Sexuality
Aging and the Elderly
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Who Are the Elderly? Aging in Society
The Process of Aging
Challenges Facing the Elderly
Theoretical Perspectives on Aging
Marriage and Family
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What Is Marriage? What Is a Family?
Variations in Family Life
Challenges Families Face
Religion
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The Sociological Approach to Religion
World Religions
Religion in the United States
Education
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Education around the World
Theoretical Perspectives on Education
Issues in Education
Government and Politics
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Power and Authority
Forms of Government
Politics in the United States
Theoretical Perspectives on Government and Power
Work and the Economy
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Economic Systems
Globalization and the Economy
Work in the United States
Health and Medicine
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The Social Construction of Health
Global Health
Health in the United States
Comparative Health and Medicine
Theoretical Perspectives on Health and Medicine
Population, Urbanization, and the Environment
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Demography and Population
Urbanization
The Environment and Society
Social Movements and Social Change
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Collective Behavior
Social Movements
Social Change