Subjectivity, Power and Government
An examination of the relationship of governmental power to the formation of individual and collective identities in liberal-capitalist societies. Sociological theoretical perspectives will be used to analyze how subjectivity and agency are constituted by power. Traditional understandings of the relationship between subjectivity, power, and government in the field of political sociology will be challenged.
Senate Revision March 3, 2011: SY422 Prerequisite revised; effective September 1, 2011.