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SOCY 151: Foundations of Modern Social Theory

SOCY 151: Foundations of Modern Social Theory is offered online.

Topics: Hungarian, General Science, Political Science, Sociology

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This course provides an overview of major works of social thought from the beginning of the modern era through the 1920s. Attention is paid to social and intellectual contexts, conceptual frameworks and methods, and contributions to contemporary social analysis. Writers include Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Montesquieu, Adam Smith, Marx, Weber, and Durkheim.

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  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Iván Szelényi
  • Institution: Open Yale Courses
  • Topics: Hungarian, General Science, Political Science, Sociology

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About Open Yale Courses: Open Yale Courses (OYC) provides lectures and other materials from selected Yale College courses to the public free of charge via the Internet. The courses span the full range of liberal arts disciplines, including humanities, social sciences, and physical and biological sciences.

Open Yale Courses Offers Courses In: Languages, Science, Social Science

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