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Schneider Social Science Hall

Department of Sociology

Sociology is the branch of the social sciences that examines the causes and consequences of group behavior. Sociologists focus their research on social interaction and institutions to explain why people behave the way they do.

In our courses, sociology students explore many different aspects of society, such as:



Interpersonal communication

Race relations

Class inequality

Population dynamics

Gender relations

Social movements

The family

 




 


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