Information is everywhere. What we need is meaning. Where can you turn to make sense of everything from violence to commercialization of education? Sociology.
Sociology is the study of how various social forces produce social order and social change and in so doing influence what we do and how we think. The expertise you will find in the Sociology department covers a broad spectrum of critical thinking about our changing societies. Local, regional, and global: all of our social world is under scrutiny by our scholars.
Here are some keys to find the information and people you need.
Main fields of expertise
Aging and the Life Course
Health and Health Inequality
Inequality, Power, and Social Regulation
Social Demography and Migration
Work, Occupations and Professions
Specializations based on research interests of groups of faculty
Collective Behaviour, Social Movements, and Communication