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Course ID: SOC  455
Effective Date: 03/01/2019
Title: Sociology of Work - WR; CUE
Career: Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 3.00
Description: Prerequisite: SOC 201, SOC 320, and SOC 323; 9 hours at 300+ level in one social science; or consent instructor. Examines historical forces which have shaped the social division of labor, various structural arrangements in the workplace, and current occupational trends; the use of sociological theory in the study of industrial society; the social organization of work, alienation, labor relations, personnel policy, the impact of industrialization on social life and culture. Note: Approved for the Arts and Sciences upper-level requirement in written communication (WR).


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