Comparative and Global Sociology Doctoral Concentration
Chair: Dr. Gabe Ignatow
The global and comparative doctoral concentration comprises a range of classes that focus on social phenomena that are global or transnational in scope. Faculty involved in the global and comparative concentration include Drs. Gabe Ignatow, Donna Barnes, Ami Moore, Dan Rodeheaver, Jim Williams (TWU), Philip Yang (TWU), Dale Yeatts, and Milan Zafirovski.
COURSES THAT CAN BE TAKEN TO SATISFY THE CONCENTRATION
Global and Comparative Sociology--deals with the fundamental theoretical concepts, methodological approaches, and empirical findings of comparative and global sociological research. Offered every fall.
Comparative Sociological Methods
Globalization and Crime
The Information Society
Sociology of Development
Other courses can be taken with approval
FREQUENCY OF COURSE OFFERINGS
The core course, Global and Comparative Sociology, is offered every fall.
Elective courses are offered by individual faculty members according to their teaching schedules.
*For courses marked with an asterisk to count toward the Globalization concentration core courses requirement, students must meet the special requirements for the course as specified by the instructor (typically the requirement is that the final paper for the course be on a topic related to comparative or global sociology).