University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
WORK AND SOCIETY
 

Subject: SOC

Course Number : 1306

Course Title:  WORK AND SOCIETY

Course Description:

A sociological overview of work. The course examines the historical development of the American workplace and its present organization. It will also include cross-cultural comparisons. Topics include occupational stratification, the organization of the workplace, the modern factory, the white-collar world, women in the workforce, automation, alienation, and labor organizing.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: Behavioral Sciences       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  SOC 0101

Course Level: