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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: GOV                                     Course Number: 278                                    
Course Title: Political Sociology
Subject: Government
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


Analysis of the relationships of socio-psychological factors to political phenomena. An examination of man in political society and political society in man. Emphasis on the interdisciplinary study of power, authority, elites, political and social change, political violence, social inequality, technology, ideology, and political socialization.

Prerequisite: ENG 101. In addition: GOV 101 or SOC 101.
  • This course is crosslisted as:   SOC 278
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date:    04/30/2010