Academic Catalog

SOC204 RURAL SOCIOLOGY

Course Code: 2320204
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 4(4-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Sociology
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. MEHMET CHAN ECEVT
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Rural social structure, changing social relations in rural societies. Peasants in market economy and development; types of peasant production; patterns of labor utilization; modernization of agriculture and state policies; peasantry in relation to world economy.