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Optional (Dr. LaPointe) Report on a Contemporary Theorist of your choice. Worth: 15% of total grade. See our course syllabus. Choose a theorist who we have covered this semester and explore their ideas further OR choose a theorist who we will not be covering this semester. If you choose a theorist who we have covered, your paper MUST go beyond what is discussed and read for class. Below are some contemporary theorists who we will not cover in class. These are some suggestions, but feel free to propose someone else. (I may add to this list as the semester goes on.) Jeffrey Alexander. Neofunctionalism (1985) Trinh T. Minh-Ha. Woman, Native, Other (1987) Zygmunt Bauman. Wasted Lives: Modernity and its Outcasts (2004); Liquid Modernity (2000) Arjun Appaduri. Modernity at Large: Cultural Dimensions of Globalization (1996) Cornel West. Race Matters (1993) Peter Berger and Thomas Luckmann. The Social Construction of Reality: A Treatise on the Sociology of Knowledge (1966) Pierre Bourdieu. Disctinction:
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This note was uploaded on 07/03/2011 for the course SOCIOLOGY 314 taught by Professor Mische during the Spring '07 term at Rutgers.

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