The first mandatory meeting of our senior thesis writers' workshop will be friday, september 7th from 12-2pm in wjh 450 pizza will be served. The department of sociology offers a ba/bsc in sociology and a ba in politics our students frequently tell us that taking sociology and politics has been 'a life. Mup, graduate school of design, harvard university, cambridge, ma honors thesis submitted for honors in sociology advisor: dr.
Sociology is the study of society, of the social frameworks within which we live our lives two courses in sociology sociology 99: senior thesis (two terms. Planning and initiating a senior thesisany senior major in the department may elect to do a senior thesis the interested student should consult with his or her . Senior thesis (sociology): “performing blackness: symbolic boundaries and aesthetic distinctions department of sociology, harvard university 2008.
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