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Sociology: Classical and Contemporary Theory

Advanced level Master Course. 15 credits. Sociology. AUTUMN.

SOCN03, Sociology: Classical and Contemporary Theory, 15 credits
(Sociologi: Klassisk och modern teori)

The course intends to give an advanced understanding of classical and modern sociological theory. Strong emphasis is placed on the reading of original texts, as well as on the comparison of different sociological concepts and theorising. Further it is sought to display sociological theories' relevance for an understanding of the general processes of change that characterise modern societies.

The teaching consists of lectures, group discussions, supervision and seminars. Group discussions and seminars are compulsory.

The course is a compulsory course within the master´s programme in Sociology SASCO and is also offered as a stand alone course.

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