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Political Sociology
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Jenkins, J. 2010. “Political Sociology”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


This course surveys contemporary theory and research in political sociology. We begin with a discussion of general approaches to political sociology (pluralist, elitist, neo-marxist and state-centered/ institutionalist approaches) and how these have been applied to U.S. politics. We then examine recent research on the politics of social movements,...

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