SOC-3040 Social Movement, Culture, and Activism

3 credits

Prerequisite: None.

This course examines the topic of (post-) modern youth culture from a range of perspectives that are incorporated under the umbrella of an interdisciplinary field of scholarship known as cultural studies. Youth culture and its relation to popular culture will be explored historically and cross-culturally using theories and methods drawn from disciplines such as communications, geography, literary criticism, sociology, philosophy, film studies, English, art history, anthropology, psychology and musicology. Meets Part III of the GECC.