SOCI 412

Sociological Explanations

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

In-depth examination of how sociological explanations are created. Examines several schools of thought, including positivist, interpretive, phenomenological, critical, structural-functional, feminist, and deconstructive and/or postmodern. Traces the historical and philosophical roots of each school of thought to show how theories and methods are linked.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of SOCI 412, SOCI 300, SOCI 302.


Undergraduate course in Sociology offered by the Department of Sociology in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Summer Fall Spring

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