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SOCIOL 215

Examines social history of major racial groups in the US and relationships to contemporary standing. Discusses central concepts sociologists use to analyze racial matters. Central theme: "racism" is not mere "prejudice," "ignorance," or “intolerance,” but a comprehensive historical system of… read more  about Sociology of Racism in America»

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SOCIOL 219

The concept and measurement of delinquency and status offending; trends and patterns in the delinquency rate. Theoretical models used to explain the onset of delinquent behavior; environmental and individual correlates of delinquency such as gender, race, and social class; influence of families,… read more  about Juvenile Delinquency»

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0-99 Advanced Placement Credit; House Courses; First-Year Seminars; First-Year Writing; Registrar/Department special purpose
100-199 Introductory-level undergraduate courses; basic skills/activity courses; foundation courses; Focus program courses
200-399 Undergraduate courses above introductory level
400-499 Advanced undergraduate, senior seminars, capstone courses, honors thesis courses
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Number Title Codes
SOCIOL 89S First-Year Seminar
SOCIOL 90A Duke-Administered Study Abroad: Special Topics in Sociology
SOCIOL 110D Sociological Inquiry CCI, EI, SS
SOCIOL 111 Contemporary Social Problems CCI, SS
SOCIOL 140FS On Suffering: How Science and Stories Shape Us EI, ALP
SOCIOL 148S Empires in Modern European History CCI, CZ, SS
SOCIOL 151S From Ethics to Education: Transforming the Future of STEM CCI, EI, STS, SS
SOCIOL 160 Advertising and Society: Global Perspective (DS4) CCI, SS
SOCIOL 160D Advertising and Society: Global Perspective (DS4) CCI, SS
SOCIOL 167S Gateway Seminar: Nationalism: Ideology, Technology, Globalization CCI, CZ, SS
SOCIOL 171 Business Anthropology: Anthropologists in the Workplace CCI, SS
SOCIOL 176FS Identity, Action, and Emotion CCI, R, SS
SOCIOL 178FS Refugees, Rights, and Resettlement CCI, EI, SS
SOCIOL 179FS Visualizing Society QS, SS
SOCIOL 180S Society, the Self, and the Natural World CCI, EI, SS
SOCIOL 190S Seminar in Special Topics
SOCIOL 190S-1 Seminar in Special Topics
SOCIOL 195 Comparative Approaches to Global Issues CCI, W, CZ, SS
SOCIOL 196FS Patient and Research Participant Activism and Advocacy STS, W, SS
SOCIOL 197FS Freedom and the Market EI, W, SS
SOCIOL 202 Race, Power, and Identity: From Ali to Kaepernick CCI, EI, R, SS
SOCIOL 211 Social Inequality CCI, SS
SOCIOL 212 Gender and Global Health SS
SOCIOL 215 Sociology of Racism in America CCI, EI, R, SS
SOCIOL 218 Sex, Gender, and Society CCI, SS
SOCIOL 219 Juvenile Delinquency CCI, EI, SS
SOCIOL 220 Causes of Crime EI, SS
SOCIOL 221 Eastern Europe in Transition: Markets, Media, and the Mafia CCI, CZ, SS
SOCIOL 222 Inequalities in the US Criminal Justice System CCI, EI, SS
SOCIOL 223S Data Analytics and Visualization for Business SS
SOCIOL 224 Human Development (D) CCI, EI, R, SS
SOCIOL 225 Intimate Inequalities: The State of American Families CCI, R, SS
SOCIOL 226 The Challenges of Development CCI, EI, SS
SOCIOL 227 Leadership and Collaboration CCI, EI, SS
SOCIOL 229 Gender, Work, and Organizations CCI, SS
SOCIOL 240 Love and Loneliness: What's Happening to Relationships in the Twenty-First Century? CCI, EI, CZ, SS
SOCIOL 250 Medical Sociology EI, SS
SOCIOL 250-1 Medical Sociology EI, SS
SOCIOL 252A From Enlightenment Culture to Popular Culture CCI, FL, SS
SOCIOL 255 Sociology of Immigration and Health CCI, SS
SOCIOL 257 From Madness to Mental Disorders: Sociology of Mental Health CCI, EI, SS
SOCIOL 260 Psychosocial Aspects of Human Development CCI, EI, SS
SOCIOL 263 Aging and Health EI, W, SS
SOCIOL 264 Death and Dying EI, SS
SOCIOL 265 Drug Use and Abuse: Getting High in the United States EI, SS
SOCIOL 271 Comparative Health Care Systems CCI, EI, SS
SOCIOL 288S Writing in Sociology W, SS
SOCIOL 290A Duke-Administered Study Abroad: Advanced Special Topics in Sociology
SOCIOL 290S Seminar in Special Topics
SOCIOL 291 Independent Study for Nonmajors
SOCIOL 293 Research Independent Study for Non-Majors R
SOCIOL 294A Political Economy of Immigration CCI, SS
SOCIOL 295S Sex Work: The Politics of Sexual Labor CCI, SS
SOCIOL 298D Discovering Education and Human Development I: How Social Scientists Learn from Data EI, R, SS
SOCIOL 323S Social Movements in Age of Globalization CCI, EI, R, CZ, SS
SOCIOL 324S The University as a Culture: A Survivor's Guide CCI, EI, CZ, SS
SOCIOL 331 Women at Work: Gendered Experience of Corporate Life CCI, STS, SS
SOCIOL 332 Methods of Social Research R, W, SS
SOCIOL 333 Quantitative Analysis of Sociological Data QS, SS
SOCIOL 338 Theory and Society CCI, W, SS
SOCIOL 339 Marxism and Society EI, CZ, SS
SOCIOL 340 Taboo Markets EI, SS
SOCIOL 341 The United States and the Asian Pacific Region CCI, R, CZ, SS
SOCIOL 342D Organizations and Global Competitiveness CCI, R, STS, SS
SOCIOL 343 Displacements: Migration and Human Trafficking CCI, EI, R, ALP, SS
SOCIOL 344 Technology and Organizational Environments CCI, R, STS, SS
SOCIOL 345 Nations, Regions, and the Global Economy CCI, R, SS
SOCIOL 346A From Transition to Indignation: Social Movements in Spain 1977-2013 CCI, EI, FL, SS
SOCIOL 346S Asians in American Higher Education: Trends and Issues CCI, EI, R, SS
SOCIOL 347 Managing Networks: Research and Applications of Network Analysis to Business Organizations R, SS
SOCIOL 349 Sexuality and Society CCI, EI, R, SS
SOCIOL 352S Sociology through Photography ALP, SS
SOCIOL 353 Sport and Society EI, R, SS
SOCIOL 354 Getting Rich: Financial Markets, Household Finance, and Wealth R, STS, SS
SOCIOL 355 Organizations and Management STS, SS
SOCIOL 357 Organizations and Management in Global Capital Markets: an Ethical Perspective EI, R, STS, SS
SOCIOL 358 Markets and Marketing CCI, R, STS, SS
SOCIOL 359 The Sociology of Entrepreneurship CCI, SS
SOCIOL 360 Global Apple: Life and Death and the Digital Revolution EI, STS, CZ, SS
SOCIOL 360S Global Apple: Life and Death and the Digital Revolution EI, STS, CZ, SS
SOCIOL 361 Social Determinants of US Health Disparities SS
SOCIOL 367S Data Science and Society R, STS, SS
SOCIOL 370S Global Response to the Rise of China CCI, SS
SOCIOL 374 Pigging Out: The Cultural Politics of Food CCI, EI, SS
SOCIOL 375S Global Men and Masculinities CCI, W, SS
SOCIOL 388S Food, Culture, and Society CCI, EI, CZ, SS
SOCIOL 389S Field Ethics (DukeImmerse) EI, R, W, ALP, SS
SOCIOL 390 Special Topics in Sociology
SOCIOL 390S Seminar in Special Topics
SOCIOL 390SA Duke-Administered Study Abroad: Advanced Special Topics in Sociology
SOCIOL 391 Independent Study
SOCIOL 393 Research Independent Study R
SOCIOL 409 Surviving Globalization: The Global South and the Development Imagination CCI, EI, SS
SOCIOL 425 Intellectual Property and Innovation: Law, Policy & Entrepreneurship EI, STS, SS
SOCIOL 430S Women and the Professions EI, R, W, SS
SOCIOL 450S The Global Caribbean CCI, EI, R, SS
SOCIOL 471S Language and Politics: Global Perspectives CCI, SS
SOCIOL 490 Special Topics in Sociology
SOCIOL 490S Seminar in Special Topics
SOCIOL 490S-1 Research Seminar: Special Topics
SOCIOL 495S Sociology Honors Seminar I R, SS
SOCIOL 496S Sociology Honors Seminar II W, SS
SOCIOL 499S Sociology Internship EI, R
SOCIOL 502S Race, Class, and Gender in the University CCI, EI, CZ, SS
SOCIOL 534 Topics in Population, Health, and Policy STS, SS
SOCIOL 541 The United States and the Asian Pacific Region CCI, R, CZ, SS
SOCIOL 542S Understanding Ethical Crisis in Organizations EI, R, SS
SOCIOL 556S Poverty and the Visual CCI, ALP, CZ
SOCIOL 570S Global Responses to the Rise of China CCI, SS
SOCIOL 590 Special Topics in Sociology
SOCIOL 594S Cultural (Con)Fusions of Asians and Africans CCI, CZ, SS
SOCIOL 634S Making Social Policy R, SS
SOCIOL 636S Experimental Communities CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
SOCIOL 641S Proseminar in Medical Sociology (Special Topics) SS
SOCIOL 642S Global Inequality Research Seminar CCI, R, ALP, SS
SOCIOL 645S Citizen and Subject in a Neoliberal Age CCI, EI, SS
SOCIOL 647 Surviving Globalization: The Global South and the Development Imagination CCI, EI, SS
SOCIOL 651S Social Change, Markets, and Economy in China CCI, SS
SOCIOL 664 Research Methods in Japanese (B) CCI, SS
SOCIOL 690 Special Topics in Sociology
SOCIOL 690S Seminar in Selected Topics
SOCIOL 699 Qualitative Methods in Sociology R, SS
SOCIOL 701 Current Debates and Professional Concerns in Sociology
SOCIOL 702 Second-Year Paper Workshop
SOCIOL 703 Developing a Dissertation Proposal
SOCIOL 710 Classical Sociological Theory
SOCIOL 711 Contemporary Approaches to Sociological Explanation
SOCIOL 716S Capitalism
SOCIOL 720 Survey Research Methods
SOCIOL 720S Logic of Inquiry
SOCIOL 721S Research Practicum
SOCIOL 722 Social Statistics I: Linear Models
SOCIOL 723 Social Statistics II: Advanced Techniques
SOCIOL 725 Basic Demographic Methods
SOCIOL 726S Advanced Methods of Demographic Analysis
SOCIOL 728 Advanced Methods: Introduction to Social Networks
SOCIOL 730S Proseminar: Topics in Comparative and Historical Sociology
SOCIOL 745S Proseminar in Crime, Law, and Deviance (Special Topics)
SOCIOL 750S Proseminar in Population Studies (Special Topics)
SOCIOL 755S Proseminar in Economic Sociology (Special Topics)
SOCIOL 760S Proseminars in Social Institutions and Processes (Special Topics)
SOCIOL 765S Proseminar: Topics in Social Stratification SS
SOCIOL 770S Proseminar in Social Psychology (Special Topics)
SOCIOL 775S Sociology of Religion
SOCIOL 776 The Social Organization of American Religion
SOCIOL 790 Selected Topics
SOCIOL 790S Seminar in Selected Topics
SOCIOL 791 Individual Research in Sociology
SOCIOL 880 Special Topics in Sociology
SOCIOL 901 Advanced Writing Workshop