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Sociology Resources

This guide will help you become aware of high quality information on sociology.

What is Sociology?


Sociology is the study of society, institutions, and relationships amongst groups of people.

It differs from psychology by looking at organized groups, rather than individuals.

Sociology classes offered at Monroe College include:

LA 102 : Introduction to Sociology

LA 105 : Marriage and the Family

LA 350 : Urban Sociology

Watch: Harvard University Department of Sociology Videos:

"A Conversation with Ta-Nehisi Coates" and "10 Big Ideas in the Study of Inequality"