Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type B: Social Sciences - Sociology of the Body

Sociology 3111 Sociology of the Body
Explores the significance of the body in everyday life and the various ways that embodiment affects social interaction. In this capacity, it will cover a number of core sociological themes, including sexuality and gender, race and ethnicity, class, and power. It will also draw on a diverse array of perspectives outside sociology to showcase the multiple ways that meaning resides in and is made possible by the human body.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: Course only open to 3rd year students and above.
Course Classifications: Type B: Social Sciences