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Sociological Topics in Genocide

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This course involves intensive sociological study of a particular genocide. The genocide to be studied can change in any given semester. Topics include application of the term genocide; historical, social, and cultural background; theoretical explanations for the genocide; and the extent of intervention to stop it. Prerequisite: IIHGS 255 or SOC 305, or permission of instructor. Cross-listed as SOC 427. Occasionally.