Sociology Through Photography

Course Number: 
DOCST 227S.01
Course Instructor: 
Katherine Hyde
CDS, Bridges 113
Days and Times: 
MW 1:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

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). Consent of instructor required.