Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021

SOC 370 Urban Sociology(RLA)

4 hours; 4 credits. The social structure and culture of city life. Issues of urban politics, racial and ethnic relationships, housing, crime, cultural institutions, economics, communications, city planning and design. Historical origins of the city in the Western world; the future of cities worldwide. New York City as a case study. Prerequisites: (ANT 100, SOC 100 or SOC 203/ANT 203) and a 200-level ANT or SOC course.