Department of Sociology

SOC312 POLITICAL SOCIOLOGY

Course Code: 2320312
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. HEDİYE SİBEL KALAYCIOĞLU
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Objective

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Course Content

The course draws together the perspectives of two disciplines, politics and sociology in an attempt to understand political structures and processes. Theoretical approaches as well as historical and empirical studies are considered. Subjects of particular interest are: political culture, political socialization, participation; the origins and growth of the modern state; legitimacy, individualism, liberalism; concept of citizenship, globalization and discussions on nation-state and citizenship; welfare state.

Learning Outcomes

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