This unit investigates the relationship between identity and society. It explores how identity is formed, shaped and expressed in different spheres of social relations, including the family, religion, capitalism and celebrity society. The changing complexion of identity is elucidated through the systematic analysis of major social theories.
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
1x 2000wd Essay (40%), 1x 2000wd Take Home Exercise (40%), 1x 500wd Presentation (10%), x Tutorial Participation (10%)
12 credit points at 1000 level in SociologyProhibitions
SCLG2612; SCLG2625; SCLG2626; SCLG2629