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McCarthy, E. 2010. “SOCIOLOGY OF CULTURE”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


An introduction to the ways that sociologists understand what "culture" is and how it operates in groups, communities, institutions, and entire societies. The course begins with classic and contemporary readings in cultural studies in order to arrive at a working understanding of how culture is conceptualized and studied in the social sciences and...

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Cultural Sociology
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College 200

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