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UB Undergraduate Academic Schedule: Spring 2023

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SOC 315LEC - Sociology Of City Life
Sociology Of City Life STO Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   18000   Enrollment Capacity:   100
Section:   STO   Enrollment Total:   62
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   38
Dates:   01/30/2023 - 05/12/2023   Status:   OPEN
Days, Time:   M W F , 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Room:   Talbrt 107 view map
Location:   North Campus      
  Course Description
Have you ever noticed the striking differences between rich and poor city neighborhoods? Have you ever looked for a job in a city and found only advertisements for waiting tables? This course explores everyday city life in the U.S. and the social structural conditions that shape it. Topics may include: deindustrialization, economic decline, and segregation; gentrification and the service economy; and, globalization and/or political activism. Students learn about the day-to-day realities of living, working, and having fun in a city, all within the broader social context of inequality, history, and the economy.
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