Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
708002022016HISTORY OF SOCIOLOGY-IICompulsory244
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
This course aims to teach students the historical process starting from the emergence of sociological thinking and some major thinkers and their thoughts emerged during this period.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç.Dr. Ahmet Talimciler
Learning Outcomes
1Learning the major theories of sociology.
2To be informed about the phases of development of sociology in historical process
3To be informed about the major figures of sociology and their theories.
4To recognize the differences between sociological theories.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Veblen: Consumption and idleness; Sorokin: Social Mobility; Mills Sociological Imagination; Mead: Symbolic interaction Mannheim: Ideology and Utopia Frankfurt School; Goffman: The Presentation of the Self; Bourdieu; Habitus Giddens: Modernity and Results; Baumann: Liquid Modernity Butler: Gender; Connell: Hegemonic Masculinity History of Sociology in Turkey
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Veblen: Consumption and idleness;
2 Sorokin: Social Mobility
3Mills: Sociological Imagination
4Mead: Symbolic interaction
5Mannheim: Ideology and Utopia
6Frankfurt School
7Goffman: Presentation of the self
8Midterm Exam
9 Bourdieu; Habitus
10Giddens: Modernity and Results
11Baumann: Liquid Modernity
12Butler: Gender
13Connell: Hegemonic Masculinity
14History of Sociology in Turkey
15History of Sociology in Turkey
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1) Sosyoloji Kuramları, G. Ritzer, De ki Yayınları 2) Bilim Olarak Sosyal Teori- R.Keat &J.Urry, İmge Kitabevi 3) Sosyoloji Kitabı-Ed. C.Thorpe, C.Yuill, Alfa Yayınları 4) Sosyoloji Başlangıç Okumaları, Ed. A. Giddens, Say Yayınları 5) Risk Toplumu, U. Beck, İthaki Yayınları 6) Modernite ve Holocaust, Z. Baumann, Sarmal Yayınevi 7) Sosyolojik Düşüncenin Kısa Tarihi- A.Swingewood, Bilim ve Sanat Yayınları 8) Modernliğin Sonuçları, A. Giddens, Ayrıntı Yayınları 9) Ayrım, P. Bourdieu, Heretik Yayınları 10) Aylak Sınıfın Teorisi, T. Veblen, Heretik Yayınları
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Individual Study for Mid term Examination199
Individual Study for Final Examination199
Reading14570
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)120
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO12  43    53 3
LO22  43    53 3
LO32  43    53 3
LO42  43    53 3
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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