TimeDaysLocationInstructorGERCreditOPUS Class NumberSyllabus (Tentative)
8:30am-9:20am
MWF
Tarbutton Hall 105
Turner, Sylvia. HSC. 41068 TBA.

January 12, 2011- April 25, 2011

Catalog Description: Nature, causes, and consequences of social stratification focusing on class, race, and gender. Examination of factors facilitating continuity and/or change in systems of stratification.

Required Textbooks, Articles, and Resources

  1. Fischer, Claude S., Hout, Michael, Jankowski, Martin Sanchez, Lucas, Samuel R., Swidler, Ann &, Voss, Kim. Inequality by Design - Cracking the Bell Curve Myth.
    ISBN: 9780691028989.
  2. Johnson, Allan G. Privilege, Power, and Difference.
    ISBN: 9780072874891.
  3. Kozol, Jonathan. The Shame of the Nation: The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in America.
    ISBN: 9781400052455.
  4. Marger, Martin. Social Inequality: Patterns and Processes.
    ISBN: 9780073528304.

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