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CONTEMPORARY SOCIAL THEORY
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Ghana - University of Ghana, Legon - 'Univ. of Ghana'
UC Course SubjectSociology
Number & Suffix: 120
Full UC Title: CONTEMPORARY SOCIAL THEORY 
Transcript Title: SOCIAL THEORY 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: Philosophies of positivism and phenomenology; Structuralism in Sociology; Consensus and conflict approaches; Neo-Functionalism; Marxism and Neo-Marxism: critical theory, the ideas of Habermas, and cultural analyses of modern societies; Historically-oriented Marxism; Macro and Micro or Structure and Agency debate; Interpretative tradition in Sociology and definition of the situation; social construction of reality; Exchange and rational choice theories; Feminist theories; Structuralism, poststructuralism— the ideas of Focault; sociolinguistics; Recent integrative developments in theory; Postmodernism and postmodern social theories. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: CONTEMPORARY SOCIAL THEORY 
Partner University Department: Sociology 
Partner University Course Number: SOCI442