SOCY 3606 Political Sociology
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as SOC 44.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Sociological analysis of mass movements. Social structure of political parties. Secret societies and underground movements. Social ideologists in relation to political and economic structure. Utopias and social myths as dynamic concepts. Socialism, anarchism, communism, fascism, nationalism, Pan-Slavism, Pan-Germanism, democracy. (Not open to students who have completed Sociology 75.)
Prerequisite: Core Curriculum 1230 [2.3] with a grade of B- or higher, or Core Studies 3 with a grade of B- or better, or Sociology *1101 , or permission of the chairperson.