Sociology of Rural America

Sociology of Rural America focuses on the challenges faced in rural America by examining institutions, communities, culture, and social structures. Students explore issues and problems related to economic and population […]

Ethnography of Work

Ethnography of Work introduces students to anthropological perspectives and social science research methods as these students investigate a range of careers. The course approaches work as a cultural system invested […]

Introduction to Economics and Sustainability

Introduction to Economics and Sustainability introduces students to microeconomics, applying economic theory to issues regarding resource use and sustainability. The course examines the global impacts of present-day human lifestyles, identifying […]

Gangs: Theory, Impact, Prevention, and Intervention

Gangs: Theory, Impact, Prevention, and Intervention provides a basic understanding of gangs (street and prison) and core issues related to them. The course offers an historical perspective on gangs (their […]

Sociology

Sociology introduces students to the scientific study of society and social life. It focuses on the ways that societies develop, persist, and change. The course places particular emphasis on group […]