Courses: The Genealogical Imagination (SOCLB337001)

Fall 2010

Class Number: 1423
Genealogical research focuses on individuals across generations but requires us to understand individual lives in their social context, as Mills argued in The Sociological Imagination. In this course, we will explore how understanding larger social forces and patterns, such as immigration, urbanization, discrimination, religion, and demographic change, helps us uncover and understandindividual lives. Prerequisites: one course in Sociology or permission of the instructor.
Preference given to SOCL majors, minors and by seniority.
Prerequisite: at least one social science course or permission of the
instructor.; Enrollment Limit: 15; Enrollment Limit Criteria:
Sophmore/Junior/Senior; Major/Minor/Concentration;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1423

Department

Sociology (Web site)

Taught By

Simpson,Ruth E.

Location

Bryn Mawr, DAL20

Meeting Times

M 7:00pm-9:00pm