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Inequality in the U.S.

Examines various forms of social inequality in the U.S. from a sociological perspective, including systems of inequality based primarily on race, ethnicity, class, gender, sexuality, as well as their intersections. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Social Inequality requirement. Meets the Equity and Power: EPUS requirement.

Degree requirement — Critical Perspectives: S, Equity and Power: EPUS

1 unit — Muñoz

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Inequality does not “just happen,” it is the consequence of the way our society is structured. This course examines various forms of social inequalities in the US from a sociological perspective along the lines of race, class, gender, sexuality, and other forms of difference shape and are shaped by institutions.
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Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Spring 2022 Block 5 Inequality in the U.S. Vanessa Muñoz TBA 25 / 25 11/26/2021
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