SOAN 0252

Social Psychology in Sociology

Social Psychology in Sociology
The purpose of this course is to examine the relationship between self and society from a sociological perspective. Our initial focus will on the nature of symbols, language, and the social self as theorized by G. H. Mead and early "symbolic interactionists." We will then address the presentation of self through the works of Erving Goffman, and subsequently consider more contemporary concerns, such as emotions, emotional labor, and inequality in social interaction. The second half of the course will address questions of identity and debates surrounding the emergence of "postmodern" selves. 3 hrs. lect. (Sociology)
Social Sciences
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Spring 2019

SOAN0252A-S19 Lecture (Han)

Spring 2018

SOAN0252A-S18 Lecture (Han)

Spring 2016

SOAN0252A-S16 Lecture (Han)

Spring 2015

SOAN0252A-S15 Lecture (Han)

Spring 2013

SOAN0252A-S13 Lecture (Han)
SOAN0252B-S13 Lecture (Han)

Spring 2012

SOAN0252A-S12 Lecture (Han)
SOAN0252B-S12 Lecture (Han)

Spring 2011

SOAN0252A-S11 Lecture (Han)
SOAN0252B-S11 Lecture (Han)

Spring 2010

SOAN0252A-S10 Lecture (Han)
SOAN0252B-S10 Lecture (Han)

Spring 2009

SOAN0252A-S09 Lecture (Rochford)

Spring 2007

SOAN0252A-S07 Lecture (Essig)
SOAN0252B-S07 Lecture (Essig)

Spring 2006

SOAN0252A-S06 Lecture (Fee)
SOAN0252B-S06 Lecture (Fee)

Spring 2005

SOAN0252A-S05 Lecture (Fee)
SOAN0252B-S05 Lecture (Fee)

Spring 2004

SOAN0252A-S04 Lecture (Fee)