Social Class & Subjectivity

Term: Fall 2010

Subject Code: GSOC

Course Number: 5142

This course will investigate the concept of social class, focusing on particular on the lived experience of class. Drawing primarily on theoretical and ethnographic texts, we will examine topics including class consciousness and action, social reproduction, and the intersection of class with race, gender, and other social identities. We will also examine the relationship of class to work and to lifestyle and consumption.

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