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SLGY 4421 – Economic Development and Social Change

(3 credits – TG) 3 hours lecture

This course examines the processes of global economic development and social change through a comparative historical lens. It pays particular attention to how the conceptualization of development has varied according to changing societal conditions. The course also explores the controversies within sociology on how best to achieve progressive national development.

Prerequisites: Any one of Sociology 3233, 3309, 3321, 3323, 3331, 3333, 3335, 3345, 3370, 3379 or consent of the department.