Sociology Through Photography

Course Number: 
DOCST 227S.01
Course Instructor: 
Katherine Hyde
CDS, Bridges 001
Days and Times: 
TuTh 4:40 p.m.–5:55 p.m.
Course Category: 
Special Topics
Course Type: 
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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).