Fall 2016 - SA 363 C100
Process of Development and Underdevelopment (SA) (4)
Class Number: 3486
Delivery Method: Distance Education
Course Times + Location:
Exam Times + Location:
Dec 12, 2016
Mon, 3:30–6:30 p.m.
Prerequisites:SA 101 or 150 or 201W.
An examination of sociological and anthropological theories of development and underdevelopment as applied to the Third World. The nature and consequences of world system linkages; colonialism and decolonization; patterns of social change in selected societies and regions.
- Online Discussion 15%
- Reading Reviews 15%
- Research Essay 40%
- Final Exam 30%
Contesting Development: Critical Struggles for Social Change (2010), McMichael
Development and Social Change: A Global Perspective (5th Ed.), McMichael
Marx’s Das Kapital for Beginners (2012)
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