Intermediate Seminar 2019 (Friday, 4th period)

1. The Contents of this class

In this course, we will study essential empirical topics of contemporary sociology as are mentioned below.
The textbook will be provided by the instructor. Students need to read the text carefully and make a presentation about it.


2. Schedule

4/12 Orientation
4/19 Cities and Urban Life
4/26 Social Interaction and Daily Life
5/10 The Life Course
5/17 Families and Intimate Relationships
5/24 Health, Illness and Disability
5/31 Stratification and Social Class
6/07 Gender and Sexuality
6/14 Race, Ethnicity and Migration
6/21 Religion
6/28 The Media
7/05 Crime and Deviance
7/12 Politics, Government and Social Movements
7/19 Nations, War and Terrorism


3. Essay

Submit an essay on the topic of your presentation. Write about 1000 words.
Submit it at the finel seminar (July 20th). If you cannot submit it in the final class, please post it to 11-1426 (Sakurai office) by July 20th. If you are late, your essay is not acceptable.

Grading: Attendance, Participation and Essay