Social Inequality

SOCIOL211

The nature, forms, and socioeconomic bases of inequality. Age, gender, race, ethnicity, class, region, and family as dimensions of inequality. Variations in the structure of inequality over time and across nations. How educational institutions, economic development, work institutions, and state welfare programs affect the shape of inequality. Social inequality and social mobility. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

GSF

Curriculum Codes: 

CCI, SS