GLOBALIZATN AND ITS ALTERNAT

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Sociology

Course Number: 
321
Institution: 
Smith College
This course will examine current debates about the nature of globalization, that is, the changing nature of the world economy and its impact on political, social, and cultural arrangements around the world, with special emphasis on the Third World and some attention to the United States. We will read on and discuss such topics as: what is new about the present world-economic system in light of the sociology of development, how are people affected by it, and what forms is resistance to these developments taking, covering social movements based on class, gender, ethnicity, and the environment. Enrollment limited to 13. (E)
Comments: 

Instructor Permission. Not open to first-years, sophomores

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
Y
Schedule #: 
39981-S13

Course Sections

GLOBALIZATN AND ITS ALTERNAT
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Michal Frenkel

mfrenkel@smith.edu

T 01:00-02:50

MCCONN 403