Classical Theory

$SAME AS G42.1400

Examines major figures of modern sociology, including Marx, Durkheim, Weber, and Simmel. Focuses on the conditions and assumptions of social theory, the process of concept formation and theory building, general methodological issues, and the present relevance of the authors examined. An effort is made to speculate on the nature of the growth of knowledge in sociology.

Course Information



4 Points

Term Section Instructor Schedule Location

Fall 2017

Steven Lukes
T: 3:30 PM - 6:10 PM 295L 4155