This unit explores various sociological perspectives relating to nature and the nonhuman in society, addressing how nonhumans (e.g. environments, animals, technologies) are central to the emergence of contemporary social phenomena, including globalisation, transformations in modernist identities, and the structure of politics.
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
1x 2000wd Case study essay (40%), 1x 2000wd Research essay (40%), 1x 500wd equivalent Presentation (20%)
12 credit points at 2000 level in SociologyProhibitions
SCLG2022 or SCLG2610 or SCLG2631