SOCI 535

Political Sociology

Units: 1.5

Examines political behaviour, formal politics, non-conventional politics, the state and civil society in contemporary societies. The social bases for political support and contention, including the role of social class and other forms of social cleavage and solidarity, the dimensions and consequences of the distribution of power in contemporary societies, and the political role of various social groups are discussed.

Graduate course in the Sociology program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Summer Fall Spring

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