SOCY 3608 Workers United: The Sociology of Labor and Capital
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as SOC 43.6.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Theories of labor and work. History of labor struggles and worker's rights in the U.S. and globally. Relationship between the labor movement and immigrant groups. Development of worker centers as a response to declining labor union density. This course is the same as Women's and Gender Studies 3319  (WGST 3319).
Prerequisite: Core Curriculum 1230 [2.3] with a grade of B- or higher, Core Studies 3 with a grade of B- or higher, or Sociology *1101  or permission of the chairperson.