URBS112 - URBAN SOCIOLOGY

This course is a comprehensive introduction to the sociological study of urban areas. This includes more general topics as the rise of cities and theories urbanism, as well as more specific areas of inquiry, including American urbanism, segregation, urban poverty, suburbanization and sprawl, neighborhoods and crime, and immigrant ghettos. The course will also devote significant attention to globalization and the process of urbanization in less developed counties.
Comparative and Theoretical Dimensions
Section 401 - SEM
T 0300PM-0600PM
JOYCE, COLETTE
MCNEIL BUILDING 309