Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

SOC 372 Institutions of Control(RLA)

4 hours; 4 credits. How leading social institutions (family, schools, mass media, government, prisons, and the economy) shape and control society. The role of racism, sexism, violence, and economic exploitation as forms of social control. Existing patterns of domination and subordination. Prerequisites: ENG 151 and any 200-level SOC or ANT course.