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Sociology 481. History of Sociological Thought
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Kuecker, Liza L. 2010. “Sociology 481. History of Sociological Thought”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


This course is an overview of the emergence of sociology as a distinct discipline and the development of sociological theory. The time frame covered will be from the early 19th century to pre-WWII. The contributions of the "famous men" (Comte, Spencer, Durkheim, Marx, Simmel, Weber) will be examined as well as the works of those who have more recently...

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