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SO 3046
The Sociology of Emotions - Level 5
An introduction into the study of emotions as social constructs. Merits of the sociological approach in understanding the operation of emotions. Emotions examined in relation to class, racial and gender categories. Emotions as objects of social control and regulation, construction, and negotiation. Analysis of positive and negative emotions as the necessary link between social structure and social actor.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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