Sociology of Erving Goffman

Term: Spring 2013

Subject Code: GSOC

Course Number: 5198

In this course the major works of Erving Goffman will be read and discussed. The focus of the investigation will be to appraise Goffman's contribution to ongoing research and the development of sociological theory. Students will be required to closely read and interpret a selection of his works, and apply them to more recent developments in sociology, ideally including the application of his work to their own original research projects.

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