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2015-2016 Catalog

A&S 215 Occupations and Professions

This course focuses on the sociological study of occupations and professions in modern societies. Among topics to be discussed are the social meaning of work; the concept of career; and the process of professionalization. Special attention is given to the study of occupational groups as a means of exploring some basic social problems and issues of American society.


A&S 102 or A&S 103, or permission of instructor