Courses: Sociology of Formal Organizations (SOCLH275B01)

Spring 2009

This course is aimed as an introduction to classical and contemporary sociological research on organizations. It centers theoretically on the interplay of institutional, ecological, and network accounts of organizational structure and action. Topics include organizational founding and mortality, change in organizational practices over time, and the relationship between organizations and their legal, social, and cultural environment.

Prerequisites: Soc 155a or b or consent of the instructor

Fulfills: SO I

Department

Sociology (Web site)

Taught By

Zun Tang (Profile)

Meeting Times

TTh 2:30-4:00