Sociology of Race and Ethnicity: A Global Perspective

Second year module

Lecturer: Gëzim Alpion

The module provides an introduction to some of the main theoretical debates on ‘race’ and ethnicity in Sociology. In the first term the focus is on the attention the founders of the discipline of Sociology paid to 'race', ethnicity. In the second term the module covers the main stages of the 'race' and ethnicity discourse in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries in a British, European and global context.