Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

SY402
Contemporary Issues in Social Theory
0.5 Credit

An examination of the key debates in social theory such as structuralist versus instrumentalist theories of the state, the problem of linkage between macro and micro level theory perspectives, the present status of causal versus interpretive methodologies, and current issues in functional versus coercion theory.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
(SY387 or SY388) or SY389.
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision March 3, 2011: SY402 Prerequisite revised; effective September 1, 2011.