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At Work in a Changing World
This course offers an overview of different approaches to work settings and complex organizations in urban industrial society. We will discuss classical theories of bureaucracy, the managerial tradition, and critical perspectives drawn from contemporary Sociology, including studies focusing on diversity in the workplace. Also examined are the modern enterprise, state and government, community/volunteer organizations and social movements, and alternatives to dominant organizational forms.
Weekly Contact: Lecture: 3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1
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*List may not include courses that are on a common table shared between programs.
- Business Management - Human Resources Management Major
- Business Management Professionally-Related Table I
- Criminology and Sociology Core Elective Table II
- History and Sociology Double Major Core Elective Table II
- Minor in Labour and Employment Relations
- Minor in Sociology
- Politics and Governance Sociology Double Major Core Elective Table II
- SOC 501 - Making a Living: Sociology of Work
- Sociology Core Elective Table II