SOCI W2400 Comparative Perspectives on Inequality. 3 points.
BC: Fulfillment of General Education Requirement: Social Analysis (SOC I).
Analysis of the contours, causes, and consequences of social inequality in the contemporary United States through systematic cross-national and historical comparisons. Topics include the distribution of social and economic resources by class, race/ethnicity, and gender and the role of institutions such as families, schools, labor markets, and governments.