Sociology Through Photography

Course Number: 
DOCST 227S
Course Instructor: 
Katie Hyde
Location: 
CDS, Bridges 001
Days and Times: 
TuTh 4:40 p.m.-5:55 p.m.
Course Category: 
Photography
Course Type: 
Normal
Course Level: 
Beginning/Intermediate
Crosslisting(s): 
SOCIOL 352S
VMS 218S

Documentary photography used as a tool to see the world through a sociological lens. Photographs and the social construction of reality; generic components of social organization (codes of conduct, mechanisms of social control); power relations and social inequalities; and social identities (how they're formed in relation to structures, experiences, history and culture).