SOCY 7323X Sociology of Work and Labor
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as SOC 724.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Major theoretical debates in the fields of work and labor. Discussion of both the historical and contemporary nature of work. Shifts in the labor market. Race, gender, immigration and work. Industrialization and the rise of unions. Unions and workplace organizations as a model of social change.