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2022-2023 Catalog
SYD 3410: Urban Sociology

Course Description for Urban Sociology

SYD3410: Urban Sociology
This course reveals how sociologists understand urban development and the impact of urbanization on social life. Specific topics include the role of power in urban growth, cities as sites of inequality, the provision of public services, and social control in the urban context. Students will also examine contemporary urban social problems.