Class Schedule

LSJ310: Theories of Justice and Social Change (Justice and Equality)

LSJ310: Theories of Justice and Social Change (Justice and Equality) - 4 Hours

Prerequisite: LSJ110

IAI Code: S7 901

This course provides analysis of gender, race, class, and related inequalities in the context of political economy in the United States and explores general theories of social change, such as social evolutionism and historical materialism, and the relationship between social change and the pursuit of justice. The starting point is unjust social structures and processes, leading into analysis of how social change occurs, especially through social movements and the strategies for reducing these injustices.

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