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Fall 2014 Sociology W3671 section 001
MEDIA, CULTURE & SOCIETY

Call Number 26597
Day & Time
Location
MW 2:40pm-3:55pm
717 Hamilton Hall
Points 3
Approvals Required None
Instructor Sudhir A Venkatesh
Type LECTURE
Course Description This course examines writings on "new media" and "social media." The focus will be on the ways that information technology has changed our social relations and experiences. We will examine different kinds of social collectivities, including "virtual communities," "crowd sourced" collaboratives and other kinds of social networks. Particular attention will be paid to the production and consumption of information and image, especially the making of cultural objects.
Web Site CourseWorks
Department Sociology
Enrollment 20 students as of 11:38PM Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Subject Sociology
Number W3671
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Open To School of the Arts, Barnard, Columbia College, Engineering and Applied Science: Undergraduate, Engineering and Applied Science: Graduate, Graduate School of Arts and Science, General Studies, School of Continuing Education, Global Programs, International and Public Affairs
Campus Morningside
Section key 20143SOCI3671W001

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